SEND Teaching Assistants Needed

Contract Full Time


SEN Teaching Assistant – January 2021 Start

SEND Primary school
Class sizes 10-15 students
Working 1:1 with children with ASD, ADHD, Dyslexia and EBDEmpowering Learning are currently looking for SEN Teaching Assistants for January 2021. The role is a full time, long term position starting September and lasting for a total of 2-3 terms, with the potential to become a permanent position for the right candidate. As a SEN TA you will be expected to do the following.

Ensuring the pupil is able to use equipment and materials provided
Motivating and encouraging the pupil(s) as required by providing levels of individual attention, reassurance and help with learning tasks as appropriate to pupils' needs
Assisting in weaker areas, e.g. speech and language, reading, spelling, numeracy, handwriting/presentation etc
Using praise, commentary and assistance to encourage the pupil to concentrate and stay on task
Liaising with class teacher, SENCO and other professionals about individual education plans (IEPs), contributing to the planning and delivery as appropriate
Providing additional nurture to individuals when requested by the class teacher or SENCO
Consistently and effectively implementing agreed behaviour management strategies
Helping to make appropriate resources to support the pupil.SEN Teaching assistant – Job Responsibilities

Make sure that the pupils you support are able to engage in learning and stay on task during the lesson or activity support the social and emotional development of pupils, reporting any issues when required
Ensuring the child is supervised on a constant basis during school hours
Help the child to learn and engage during teaching periodsWhat's in It for you as a SEN Teaching assistant

Excellent rates of pay (£70-82)
The chance to work within a dynamic and forward-thinking school
South London locationSEN Teaching assistant Job Requirements

Legal right to work in the UK
Subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, or overseas Police clearances (if applicable)
Primary Education experience /SEND Experience
SEN TA Qualification preferred but not requiredHere at Empowering Learning we don't only offer excellent rates of pay and the opportunity to work with a consultant with the experience and ability to find you the perfect next career move.

Empowering Learning Ltd is a committed Equal Opportunities Employer and therefore will not discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, ethnicity, disability or sexual orientation. Please note that successful applicants will be asked to apply for an enhanced DBS check via the Disclosure and Barring Service