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Teaching Assistant specialising in SEN

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Are you an experienced Teaching Assistant looking to specialise in working within Special Education Needs?

Teaching Personnel are currently seeking to appoint as soon as possible an SEN Teaching Assistant for a School in Boston that provides a personalised education for children with a range of complex learning difficulties including Speech and Language difficulties and those with additional needs such as diagnosis on the Autistic Spectrum.

This is an ongoing long term placement which could become permanent for the right person. The successful candidate will assist the lead teacher in devising lesson plans and supporting SEN students in group and 1:1 sessions.

The role will start ASAP and continue into January 2018, 5 days a week.

What you will require:

  • Relevant qualifications (Teaching qualification (PGCE, Cert. Ed etc.) or equivalent
  • Evidence of good classroom control
  • A track record of demonstrating a strong ability to teach, plan and prepare lessons to Ofsted standards
  • A strong and creative approach to teaching and raising attainment
  • A commitment to develop the personalities, talents and abilities of all students
  • A confident and positive approach to working with children
  • The ability to be a proactive team member, committed to raising standards and achievement
  • An enthusiasm to learn and develop professionally
  • A passion for education within your subject
  • A willingness and enthusiasm to commit to the expectations of the role and desire to contribute to extra-curricular responsibilities
  • NQTs are very welcome to apply
  • A current DBS registered with the Update Service or a DBS done through Teaching Personnel

What we offer:

  • Highly supportive, committed and hardworking Consultants who will endeavour to find assignments suited to your needs specific to your Local Authority
  • An opportunity to extend your professional development with accredited CPD courses available
  • A stimulating and supportive working and learning environment
  • Rewarding and competitive rates of pay
  • A great range of opportunities to work in a variety of local schools of your choice
  • 'Recommend a Friend' bonus
  • A wealth of Education experience in branch to provide you with industry knowledge, career advice and CV assistance

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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