sen teaching assistant in thornbury

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£ 15,621 per year
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job details

thornbury, south west
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job type
working hours
£ 15,621 per year
Non Teaching
reference number
0117 929 9882
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job description

Are you looking for a rewarding career within the alternative education sector?

We have an exciting opportunity to work within a unique environment, which takes a dynamic and holistic approach to supporting its students.
This is a permanent position with the opportunity for career progression. You will be working as a Learning Support Assistant on a 1:1 basis with a student with special educational needs. The school offer excellent support and you will receive training and development opportunities.
Working hours will be Monday - Friday 8:30am-5:00pm. You will need to have experience working with students with autism and complex needs. Students within the school will also show challenging behaviour but all staff attend Team Teach training, enabling you to utilise positive behaviour management strategies. The main focus of the role is to be able to build positive relationships with the pupil/pupils you are assigned to and help them overcome barriers to learning.

The school are able to offer
Staff development and training opportunities
A supportive environment
Onsite affordable accommodation may be available if required
Onsite parking

We are looking for candidates with
Genuine passion for working with children
Experience with working with students with special educational needs
The ability to be a team worker, also able to work independently

This is a fantastic opportunity of those wanting to develop their career within an engaging and alternative SEND environment.


building relationships