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SEND Teaching Assistant

Job description

We are looking for an inspiring and talented secondary SEND teaching assistant to work closely with the class teachers to help provide a structured and motivating learning experience for students to reach their individual potential. You will be enthusiastic, have great interpersonal skills, enjoy working as part of a team and want the very best for young people.

Your opportunity:

This is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious, eager to learn teaching assistant looking to thrive in an over subscribed secondary school. Join a community of dedicated, friendly staff standing by and upholding its values. The successful candidate will assist with the implementation of a high quality learning provision at all times, working in partnership with parents/carers and other professionals to ensure all children reach their full potential. 

With a multitude of progression routes and outstanding CPD for support staff, expect to be supported throughout your time at the school.

What we are looking for:

We look for talented individuals who want to be a part of transforming education in Cambridgeshire. Providing an open, friendly working environment for you to grow in, the role will include responsibilities including supporting children’s learning, undertaking playground duties, preparing resources and assisting the class teacher. The successful candidate:

  • Will be eager to learn and grow with our fantastic staff.
  • Will be able to start ASAP.
  • Will possess a genuine passion to work with children.
  • Will be a strong communicator with the ability to embrace change AND motivate colleagues and students.

The School:

The school caters for ages 11-16 with a Specialism in Science and Sports, judged by Ofsted as 'Good'. This will be an exciting opportunity to be part of an excellent team who will develop and provide outstanding teaching and learning and exceptional outcomes for students. A strong sense of family values underpins their innovative approach to education. They combine the traditional values of strong discipline, smart uniform and good manners with the best of modern teaching and technology.

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All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see teachingpersonnel.com/faqs 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

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