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SEN Teaching Assistant

  1. Teaching Assistant
  2. Wokingham
Date posted : 07/02/24
  1. Flexible Working
£80 - 95 per day

Job description

SEN Teaching Assistant Job Description

SEN Teaching Assistant

Location: Wokingham

Job Type: Permanent, expected to work Full-Time hours

Primary Industry: Education and Training

Secondary Industry: Education and Training

Salary: £80 - £95 Per day

Qualifications: GCSE

Skills: SEN, Teaching assistant, Resilience, Adaptability, Creative

Job Duties:

  • Assist in the implementation of individual education plans (IEPs) for students with special educational needs (SEN)
  • Support students with SEN in their academic, social, and emotional development
  • Provide one-on-one or small group support to students during classroom activities and outings
  • Adapt teaching materials and strategies to meet the individual needs of students with SEN
  • Assist in the assessment and monitoring of student progress
  • Collaborate with teachers and other professionals to create a supportive learning environment
  • Manage challenging behaviour and implement behaviour management strategies
  • Provide feedback and communicate regularly with parents and guardians
  • Ensure the health, safety, and well-being of students
  • Contribute to the overall planning and organisation of the classroom

Required Qualifications:

  • GCSE qualifications

Education:

  • Minimum of GCSE qualifications
  • Additional training or certifications in SEN or relevant field is desirable

Experience:

  • Experience working with students with SEN in an educational setting
  • Experience implementing individual education plans (IEPs) and adapting teaching strategies

Knowledge and Skills:

  • Understanding of SEN and different learning needs
  • Ability to provide appropriate support and assistance to students with SEN
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Resilience and ability to handle challenging situations
  • Adaptability and flexibility in responding to the needs of students and the classroom environment
  • Creativity in developing engaging and inclusive learning activities

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Additional training or certifications in SEN or relevant field
  • First aid certification

Working Conditions:

  • Work primarily in a classroom setting
  • May involve working with students who have challenging behaviour
  • Regular collaboration with teachers, parents, and other professionals
  • Potential for occasional outings or field trips

 

If you feel you have the required skills to be successful within this role then please apply below or email me at Jake.askew@teachingpersonnel.com!

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see the FAQ’s on the Teaching Personnel website for details.
All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.
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