SEN Teaching Assistant - Saffron Walden (ASD, ADHD)
SEN Teaching Assistant – Saffron Walden
Are you a graduate who is passionate about SEN and considering a future career as an Educational Psychologist?
Do you need to gain relevant experience working with pupils with Special Educational Needs to support your future studies?
The SENCO of an expanding Secondary School in Saffron Walden is looking for two SEN Teaching Assistants to take up the position of SEN Teaching Assistant and work alongside her SEN team for the remainder of this academic year.
*** SEN Teaching Assistant position located in Saffron Walden
*** Secondary School (11-16 age range)
*** Working alongside a supportive and dedicated SENCO
*** Delivering 1:1 and small group interventions to students with ASD and ADHD
*** Working as a SEN Teaching Assistant to drive forward the academic progress of students
*** £65-£70 per day depending on specific responsibilities
*** Full-Time SEN Teaching Assistant position until July 2020 initially
*** Ideal for aspiring Psychologists or Teachers seeking school experience
The ideal SEN Teaching Assistant will have a genuine interest in working with SEN pupils and helping them to develop strong interpersonal, academic and social skills. You will be a firm believer that all pupils can achieve a fantastic education and will work hard and creatively to remove as many barriers to learning as possible to help make this a reality.
This SEN Teaching Assistant position will involve you helping the school’s SENCO with intervention sessions each morning. You will be working alongside small groups of pupils with SEN to help them to fully access the curriculum. The afternoons will see you supporting in a Teaching Assistant role, helping the students to remain focused and driving forward the content of lessons. The balance between in-class experience and the wider context of safeguarding and child protection will stand you in good stead for future careers within SEN.
If you have a passion for SEN and a degree classification of 2:2 or higher, we want to hear from you today! Click 'Apply Now' and send your CV and covering letter to Matt Burgum at EduStaff to apply for this SEN Teaching Assistant role in Saffron Walden.
Please note: due to the volume of applications, only successful Graduate SEN Teaching Assistants will be contacted.