sen teaching assistant in guildford

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£ 12,000 per year
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guildford, south east
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£ 12,000 per year
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01293 527416
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job description

Do you enjoy working with children?

Do you have the resilience and patience to support special needs students?

Are you available now?

If so, 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. I am looking for a teaching assistant who has the compassion needed to perform this role at a SEN school situated in the Guildford area.

This thriving specialised school is a designed to meet the educational, behavioural, care and therapeutic needs for children aged 6 - 19 years. The children have a range of special needs including ADHD and Autistic Spectrum Conditions (ASC) and require a committed individual who can make a positive difference to their education.

School Benefits:
● On-site parking
● Top of the range technology and modern resources
● Extensive grounds
● Team days and events
● A unique teaching approach
● Weekly specialised training
● Support with career progression

Benefits of working with Randstad:
* Dedicated consultants 24/7 (on call), with experience in the education sector
* Free career advice
* Continuous support and guidance throughout your career journey
* The opportunity to choose your work pattern
* Salary negotiation support
* Market advice
* Exclusive job opportunities
* Advice and feedback on your CV

Your responsibilities will include:
* Encouraging students to become independent
* Providing teaching assistance according to weekly/daily/sessional planning of the teacher
* Delivering group and/or individual activities, planned by the teacher
* Working individually with students to develop their progression
* Supporting the general well being of learners within the structure of the school
* Monitoring and evaluating students' learning under the guidance of the teacher
* Assisting teachers in the use of relevant management strategies to ensure a purposeful environment for teaching and learning to take place
* Supporting all learners in all curriculum areas

The ideal candidate will possess the following:
* Own means of transport (essential)
* The ability to work with learners that have various learning difficulties
* An understanding of students with special needs
* Willingness to learn and build relationships with learners
* Confidence in supporting group work in different educational subjects
* The ability to work as an individual and as a part of the team
* Flexibility in their approach to education
* Experience working in SEND settings (desirable but not essential)
* Comfortable in work directly with students

Are these skills that you have? Do you feel that this is the role for you? Then apply today, as interviews are currently being held!

For more information about this role contact Stine (pronounced Stina) Hansen on 01293 527 416 or email

We have an array of positions in Sussex and Surrey which may also be of interest to you. Please don't hesitate to get in touch for more information.

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, including an enhanced DBS check.


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