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Teaching Assistant needed in SEN School

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Job description

Teaching personnel are working closely with an SEN school based in Bracknell that provides education for a wide range of needs including the following:

  • Autistic Spectrum Condition, including Asperger's Syndrome (ASC)
  • Social, Emotional and Mental Health (SEMH)
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Dyslexia
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)

Experience working with children or adults with additional needs would benefit your application; however, this is not necessary.

If you are passionate to work with children and have the qualities needed to support the children's learning please get in contact via email or phone.

Personal qualities required:

  • Calm under pressure, adaptable and energetic
  • A caring and positive attitude
  • A good listener and sensitivity to pupils needs
  • A sense of responsibility
  • Positive behaviour management
  • A good sense of humour
  • Flexibility and use of initiative is very important

Skills and abilities required:

  • Knowledge of the national school curriculum
  • Good questioning
  • Good observation and assessment skills
  • Knowledge of the standard of work expected from pupils
  • Knowledge of a range of learning support needs
  • Understanding of open-ended questioning and investigative work
  • Problem solving

Additional training including Team Teach and PECS could be beneficial for this role,

If you are interested in this opportunity we look forward to hearing from you!

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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