teaching assistant in crawley

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£ 12,000 per year
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job details

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

Have you always wanted a career in education?
Do you feel that working with special needs students is your passion?
Do you have the understanding and patience to support a student with their daily struggles?

A specialised school, based near the Crawley area, for learners between the ages of 5 and 15 years is looking for a teaching assistant to support the needs of their learners. The majority of students are on the Autistic spectrum and have social and emotional difficulties which do come with challenges as well as strengths.

Your role as a teaching assistant will be to support and guide the students through their school day making sure they have a fun, safe and educational experience because no day will be the same!

School Benefits:
Free hot meal
Access to all school facilities
Easy access to public transport
On-site parking
CPD opportunities available for all staff

Benefits for working with Randstad:
Out of office service 24/7
E- Learning for CPD
Team teach training available
Dedicated consultant through out your journey
Flexibility of work patterns that work around you.

Your responsibilities will include:
Liaise with teacher to ensure sooth running of class
Supporting the teacher with daily lessons
Support teacher with planning to enable your work with small groups
Supporting learners in accessing the curriculum
Ability to work in small groups or 1:1

The ideal candidate may posses the following skills and capabilities:
Ability to create a positive and safe environment which promotes the learners education
Good numeracy and literacy skills
Ability to deal with challenging learners
Ability to be flexible
An understanding of different special needs and associated challenges

Do you feel that this is a rewarding role for you? Then apply ASAP.

For more information about this role contact Sarah Elmasry on 01293-527416 or email sarah.elmasry@randstadeducation.co.uk for a chat about the role.

Further more, we have an array of positions in West Sussex 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.