SEN Teaching Assistant – HuddersfieldPosted 08/06/23
SEN teaching assistant required:
This friendly and welcoming SEN school is looking for a supportive, specialist teaching assistant to help its students grow and achieve. Patient, resilient, accepting: the ideal candidate will be dedicated to the rewarding task of helping pupils grapple with complex special educational needs and enthusiastic about raising pupils’ attainment within the classroom.This is a full time, long term position until July 2022 on a long term contract and there could be an option of a permanent offer.
- Provide assistance to the teacher by responding to pupils’ needs, adapting to scenarios within the classroom and enabling the teacher to deliver their lesson.
- Be on hand to assist with any equipment and tech requirements for each lesson, making sure that they are ready to use.
- Boost pupils’ academic attainment by providing one-to-one support and helping them to achieve their full potential.
- Mitigate disruption by maintaining a calm and professional persona at all times to de-escalate any challenges that may arise.
- Liaise with educational therapists to ensure that every pupil receives the best possible mental health support that they deserve to enable them to enjoy a positive, fulfilling school experience.
If you think this could be you, we will consider candidates that:
- Have a passion for supporting pupils with special educational needs.
- Have demonstrable experience of supporting pupils with special educational needs.
- Are able to communicate effectively and foster strong relationships with pupils.
- Are flexible and patient.
- Are committed to working full-time.
We are Engage Education, the most trusted education recruitment agency, with professional development and support at our core.
- Get paid in line with national scales (AWR compliant)
- Free CPD sessions
- Your own dedicated consultant
- £150 ‘Refer a Friend’ bonus
- Wellbeing support, travel discounts, and retail offers from our partners
How to apply:
You can apply for this role below or get in touch with us directly. All applicants require the appropriate qualifications, and all teachers require a formally-recognised teaching qualification.
If you are not contacted within 2 working days, unfortunately, you have been unsuccessful for this role.
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We look forward to hearing from you!