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SEN Teaching Assistant

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Job description

Role: SEN Teaching Assistant

Location: Yate

Salary: GBP57-65 per day

The Head Teacher and SENCo of a really lovely school in Yate is requiring an SEN Teaching Assistant to support a child with Special Educational Needs in Reception. This is a really enjoyable school to work in that prides itself on being forward-thinking and innovation. This school utilises a creative curriculum with focus on music and outdoor learning to support a child’s development.

The additional needs of the child include working at a lower level, speech, language and communication and emotional/social needs. The school therefore require someone with experience supporting children with similar needs or supporting within EYFS/KS1. The ideal person will be required to support the child predominantly within the classroom but may involve leading some additional activities on a 1:1 basis tailored to the child’s needs.

 We are looking for someone who:
• has a good understanding of SEN within a school setting
• has patience and understanding
• has the ability to communicate with parents and the wider school community
• is able to use their initiative and demonstrate flexibility and adaptability.
• assisting with the setting up and monitoring of the pupil’s Educational Health Care Plan targets
• has energy and enthusiasm
• has a willingness to learn and take on new ideas

Please do get in touch if this role is something that interests you; you can call Emily on 01179200040, email or click apply.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see for details.

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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