sen teaching assistant in arundel

job type
£ 12,500 per year
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job details

arundel, south east
job category
job type
working hours
£ 12,500 per year
Non Teaching
reference number
01293 527416
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job description

"If a child can't learn the way we teach, maybe we should teach the way they learn."

Do you have a passion to encourage children to lead independent lives? Do you have experience working with challenging behaviour? Are you looking for role where you can make a real difference to the lives of children?

This specialist small school in the Arundel area are looking for the next star to add to their core team working with children between the ages of 11 and 16. This school supports children with social, emotional and mental health challenges and are looking for a resilient candidate who will be able to build trusting relationships. Ideally they are looking for someone who can demonstrate patience and empathy whilst encouraging the students to become independent.

* Dedicated consultant
* CV and career advice tailored to you
* Salary negotiation on your behalf
* Flexibility of work pattern for other roles
* Career progression
* Access to all school facilities
* On-site parking
* A supportive leadership team
* Development and training opportunities

Key Responsibilities:
* An understanding of each students' individual health plan
* Liaise with teacher to ensure all learners are supported
* Engage with the learners to keep them on task
* Assist during break duty, outings and class activities
* Deliver 1:1 or small group focused lessons when required
* Helping the teacher to set up lessons
* Contributing to continued academic and social growth of each child
* Adapting teaching style to ensure it reaches every child

Please note that candidates who do not meet the essential criteria for this role will not be considered.

* Previous experience working with SEMH students (child or/and adults)
* Ability to look after the student's physical, social and emotional health
* Good maths and English skills
* 2 references from the last 5 years (1 must be a full child-based safeguarding reference)

* An up-to-date DBS on the update service
* A job history for the last 10 years
* Patience and flexibility to deal with changes that may present themselves due to the nature of the learners

This role is a permanent role due to start as soon as possible, so if you are interested and would like to be considered then please apply today!

All potential candidates will be subject to background checks and must be able to work in the UK.
If this role sounds like the perfect fit apply today! Or if this isn't just right please do contact us about are other current roles that may be of interest.


behaviour management,building relationships,experience in managing challenging behaviour,experience with learning difficulties,experience with social emotional mental health,resilience