sen teaching assistant in crawley

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£ 12,000 per year
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crawley, west sussex
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£ 12,000 per year
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01293 527416
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job description

Role: SEN Learning Support Assistant
Position: Full time, permanent
Location: Turners Hill
Salary: £12.000 - £15.000

Do you enjoy working with children and young adults? Do you have the resilience and patience to work and support special needs students? If yes then this is definitely the role for you!

Working with special needs students is a rewarding career in which you guide, support and comfort students who may find everyday tasks challenging which why I am looking for a teaching assistant who has the compassion needed to preform this role.

A specialised school and college situated in the Turners Hill area is looking for a teaching assistant who can join their thriving school and make a difference to their students.

This specialised school is a charity based school designed to meet the educational, behavioural, care and therapeutic needs for children (age 6 - 25 years). The children and adults have a range of special needs including Autistic Spectrum Conditions (ASC), epilepsy and other neurological conditions.

Your responsibilities will include:

Assist students during class making sure they are on track.
Liaise with class teacher to ensure a smooth running class.
Enabling learners to access the curriculum.
Support the pastoral needs of the learners.
Be an active part in setting the learning environment.
Supporting students on a 1:1 base and part of a small group in a range of activities through out the day.
Using your interests to engage learners in learning.
Support with the students personal care

The ideal candidate may posses the following skills and capabilities:

Experience working with people with special needs
Be able to work with learners that have various learning difficulties including epilepsy and autism.
Have an understanding of students with emotional needs.
Willingness to learn and build relationships with learners.
Be confident to support the lead in groups, in different educational subjects.
The ability to work as an individual and as a part of the team.
Be flexible in your approach to education.

School Benefits:
Free parking
Free hot meal
Access to all school facilities
Various training

Benefits for working with Randstad:
Team teach Training
Dedicated consultants 24 hours per day (We are on call!)
Continuous support through out your whole journey
Opportunity to choose your work pattern

Are these skills that you feel you have? Do you feel that this is the rewarding role for you? Then apply ASAP.

For more information about this role contact Stine (pronounced Steena) Hansen on 01293 527 416 or email for a more details about the role.

Further more, I have an array of positions in Sussex, Surrey and Brighton/Hove which may also be of interest to you.

Randstad Education maintains the highest standard of child safety and compliance when placing candidates into schools. Any successful candidates will be subject to the compliance process that also includes the enhanced DBS check.