Teaching Assistant (SEN)



Job Description:
Are you a resilient and positive person, ready to make a difference in the lives of young people?

Are you seeking a place within an inspiring team that not only supports your career progression but also empowers you to achieve qualifications while you work?

Have you got a keen interest in psychology and working with behaviour analysis?

Join a mission to empower students with diverse learning needs – become an influential figure as a trainee SEN teacher in this fabulous nurturing school.

This friendly and inspiring team, is committed to nurturing the growth of students with Autism. Get ready to immerse yourself in a welcoming and highly skilled community, their mission is to craft exceptional educational journeys, provide compassionate guidance, and facilitate seamless transitions for children between the ages of 4 and 19.

From the outside, this school appears unassuming, however, you will find a wealth of wonders within. The learning spaces are meticulously designed and supplemented by outdoor educational areas, yoga rooms, an onsite gym, sensory spaces and state-of-the-art technology. In the spacious, sunny classrooms, you’ll find a haven for learning, including personalised one-on-one teaching in a peaceful and secure setting.

The school are on the lookout for individuals who radiate positivity, resilience, and care. When you become part of the team, you’ll open the door to a wide array of training and growth opportunities, sending your career on an exciting new trajectory.

In addition to the rewarding nature of the role, the school offers an amazing range of benefits to support your personal and professional growth:

£1000 welcome bonus paid in full in the first month
Transport to/from Guildford Station if required
Part-time option available (3 or 4 days)
Regular salary progression based on completion of training
Rare career progression in an unqualified route – opportunities to move to a Lead Teacher and Class Supervisor role without the need for Qualified Teacher Status (QTS)
Fully funded and supported training and continuing personal development program (based on the principles of behaviour analysis)
Wellness room stocked with tea, chocolate and biscuits!
44 days holiday
Term-time only, no evenings or weekends
Free onsite parking
Your own dedicated and experienced consultant to guide you through the application processAs part of your role, you will:

Provide teaching and support to pupils with Autism, following individualised curriculums
Plan, prepare, and deliver engaging lessons and activities, focusing on life skills
Support pupils’ participation in trips, applying theory-based learning to practical situations
Provide behaviour based support to reduce behaviours that impact quality of life
Assist with personal care, encouraging pupils to maintain acceptable levels of hygiene (toileting, feeding)
Monitor pupil progress and ensure teaching is appropriate and effective for their needs
Assist with break time duties, including playground support and snack timeDesired skills and capabilities:

Minimum Grade C/4 or equivalent in English Language & Maths
Professional, personal, or voluntary experience working with children with disabilities
Comfortable working with children who exhibit challenging behaviour
Ability to provide support with personal/intimate care when required
Capacity to remain calm in high-pressure situations
Own means of transport, due to locationIf you are eager to learn more about this fabulous opportunity or would like to submit your application, don’t hesitate to apply now!

If this particular role isn’t for you, we have an array of other positions that may also be of interest to you.

If you know someone who would thrive in this environment, please share their contact details with us, you could earn up to £300 in shopping vouchers!

Randstad Education upholds the highest standards of child safety and compliance. Therefore, successful candidates will undergo a thorough compliance process, including an enhanced DBS check.

Job Reference:

£22597 – £23581/annum free parking, onsite cafe, welcome b

To apply for this job please visit www.cv-library.co.uk.