SEN Teaching Assistant - one to one support. Job in Chesterfield Education & Training Jobs

  • Job Reference: 1325539441-2
  • Date Posted: 14 May 2024
  • Recruiter: Tradewind Recruitment
  • Location: Chesterfield, Derbyshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Support / IAG, Teaching Assistant
  • Job Type: Temporary

Job Description

Location: North Chesterfield, Primary School
Position Type: Full-Time, 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Start Date: June 3rd, 2024, or ASAP

Are you passionate about making a difference in the lives of young learners? Do you have experience working with children with special educational needs (SEN) and a commitment to supporting their development? If so, we have an exciting opportunity for you to join our team as a Teaching Assistant at our vibrant primary school in North Chesterfield.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Supervise and provide whole class or individual learning support for pupils with or without special needs as directed by the teacher.
  • Assist in the development of individual education and behavioural plans, setting challenging expectations for pupils to achieve their learning goals.
  • Establish trusting relationships with pupils and interact with them according to individual needs and personalities.
  • Encourage pupil interaction with the class and engagement in activities.
  • Provide constructive feedback to pupils and teachers on achievement, progress, and any issues that may arise.
  • Create and maintain an orderly and supportive environment, undertaking administrative tasks as necessary.
  • Promote good pupil conduct, encouraging pupils to take responsibility for their behaviour.
  • Uphold policies and procedures relating to child protection and data protection.
  • Supervise pupils before school, after school, and during lunchtime.
  • Deliver phonics and reading interventions to pupils either one-on-one or in small groups, catering to pupils with or without special needs.

Requirements:

  • Experience working with SEN children and primary-aged students.
  • Ideally possess a Teaching Assistant qualification, Team Teach qualification would be ideal
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to build positive relationships with pupils, staff, and parents.
  • Patience, empathy, and a genuine passion for supporting children's learning and development.

If you are ready to make a difference and contribute to the success of our students, we would love to hear from you. Please submit your CV outlining your relevant experience and why you are suitable for this role.

Please note; only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.