sen teaching assistant in leeds

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£ 60 per day
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leeds, yorkshire and the humber
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£ 60 per day
Non Teaching
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job description

Are you keen and passionate to help others? Do you want to work in a supportive team where you will have the opportunity to develop your skills in the classroom? Then we want to speak with you about a brilliant opportunity!

A leading, well established SEN Primary School in Leeds is looking to appoint a SEN Teaching Assistant on a long term contract basis, to provide essential and life changing support to their pupils with learning difficulties.
The successful applicant will be required to assist the class teacher with children with complex needs, supporting the students individually and in groups with core subjects, engaging with their work and keeping on task with their learning. The role may occasionally have aspects of personal care, supporting students with trips to the bathroom and supporting with life skills.

Benefits of working with the school:

* On site parking
* Near public transport links
* Top of the range equipment and technology
* Brilliant career progression opportunities
* Holistic and inclusive approach to teaching
* Supportive management

Benefits of working with Randstad:

* Dedicated SEND Consultants with experience working in SEN education
* 24/7 on-call service
* Free career advice
* Support and guidance throughout your role
* Market advice
* Job matching based on your preferences
* Advice and feedback on your current CV
* Team teach training

The role will include:

* Providing assistance to the class teacher
* To manage small groups of children independently
* To work 1:1 with students to help develop their work
* To support the general well-being of the students in the school
* To monitor and evaluate pupils learning under the guidance of the teacher
* To assist the teachers in the use of relevant management strategies to ensure a purposeful environment for teaching and learning to take place


* SEN TA experience
* A desire to encourage children to succeed
* A caring, patient and calm personality
* Ability to work with students with a variety of learning difficulties
* Have an understanding of children with special needs
* Be flexible in approach to education

Are these the skills you can bring? Do you feel that this is the rewarding role for you? Then please apply now!

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

Randstad Education has an array of positions in the West Yorkshire area. If this is of interest to you then call the Leeds branch today on 0113 246 2500.


SEN experience