SEN Teaching Assistant

  • Job Reference: 1380222934-2
  • Date Posted: 5 July 2024
  • Recruiter: Teach Plus
  • Location: Haringey, London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: HR / Recruitment, Support / IAG, Teaching Assistant
  • Job Type: Contract

Job Description

SEN Teaching Assistant - September start

SEN Teaching Assistant to work in Haringey

Full Time SEN Teaching Assistant

95 - 110 a day - depending on experience

Are you an experienced SEN Teaching Assistant seeking a new role for September?

Do you have experience supporting a child with SEN?

Do you have the passion and dedication to work as a SEN Teaching Assistant?

If so, we want to hear from you.

Teach Plus are currently working with a "Good" primary school within the Haringey area, they are seeking an experienced SEN Teaching Assistant to join their team for September.

About the school:

This school is a happy, high achieving school, where all individuals have high expectations of themselves, respect each other and fulfil their true potential. This school continues to be a good school where the school provides an inclusive and welcoming atmosphere. Where pupils learn that they can achieve anything and the school nurtures their emotional intelligence.

For this SEN Teaching Assistant role, you will be expected to support the class teacher with a Year 5 pupil with SEMH. You will need to provide ongoing support for pupils' educational development, including those with special educational needs. The role involves assisting teachers in creating a positive learning environment and providing individualised support to pupil.

As a SEN Teaching Assistant, you will be required to:

  • Maintain the classroom and equipment in a safe and tidy condition.
  • Contribute to record-keeping by recording observations of pupils during the school day.
  • Understand Social Emotional Mental Health and have experience with trauma training.
  • Demonstrate positive attitudes, values and behaviours consistent with the role and in line with the expectations.
  • Promote, support and facilitate inclusion by encouraging participation of all pupils in learning and extracurricular activities.
  • Provide teaching and learning support including the use of appropriate technical resources.
  • Support the pupil with SEMH and positive handling

The ideal candidate for a SEN Teaching Assistant will have:

  • Experience supporting pupils with SEN - SEMH and Challenging Behaviour
  • Has trauma training or similar
  • Understanding of de-escalation
  • Has experience with positive handling
  • Enhanced DBS on the update service - Child work force
  • Right to work within the UK
  • Overseas criminal clearance.

Next steps:

If this SEN Teaching Assistant position sounds of interest, or you would like to find out more information, please contact Marc at Teach Plus

Alternatively, please click 'apply' and we will get back to you as soon as possible.

Teach Plus is a 5 star, Google rated, London based education recruitment agency. Our passion is to provide candidates with an excellent service in helping them find a new role, our candidate journey is what makes us stand out above the rest.

We prioritise ongoing assistance and support to help with your career in education.

With over 17 years' experience working in education, we have strong, long-lasting relationships with primary schools across London.

We are able to offer a range of opportunities including short term, long term and permanent positions within education as well as a high volume of daily supply work.

Holiday pay is calculated at 12.07% of the gross salary payment and is inclusive on quoted hourly or daily rates.