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SEN Teaching Assistant Bedfordshire

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Job description

Are you looking for a Teaching Assistant role in either Bedford or Bedfordshire ?

Do you have experience working with children with Special needs?

Teaching Personnel is seeking to recruit experienced teaching assistants to work with children with SEN or to support either one-to-one or in small groups, mostly on a long-term basis to ensure continuity for pupils.

Special needs assistants help pupils with a wide range of learning, physical or behavioural difficulties. You will need to be patient but firm when necessary.

The role may include some of the following tasks:

  • Helping with schoolwork under the supervision of the teacher
  • Encouraging children to be confident and independent
  • Helping children understand instructions
  • Encouraging children to communicate
  • Preparing learning materials
  • Supporting children during social activities and outings
  • Helping children during therapy sessions
  • Looking after children's physical needs
  • Carrying out a child's care plan (education, social, behaviour and personal)
  • Keeping records in line with school policies

We are currently looking for candidates that have the experience of working with/knowledge of, one or more of the following:

  • ASD, EBD, Dyslexia, MLD, PMLD or SpLD
  • Behaviour management
  • Education Therapy One-to-one or small group support work
  • Personal care

IDEALLY APPLICANTS WILL BE REGISTRED WITH DBS UPDATE SERVICE

All applicants will require the appropriate qualification and training for this role. For teacher roles, we require a formally recognised teaching qualification. For Support staff our minimum requirement is GCSE English & Maths (A-C) or equivalent.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay.

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualification and training for this role. For teacher roles, we require a formally recognised teaching qualification. For Support staff our minimum requirement is GCSE English & Maths (A-C) or equivalent.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay.

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.



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