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Date Added: Sat 11/11/2023

SEN Primary Teaching Assistant (SEN TA)

Torquay, TQ1, UK
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Job Type: Permanent, Full Time

Salary: £400 - £450/week

SEN Teaching Assistant
Salary: £400-£450 per week
Start Date: Immediately
Contract Type: Full-time
Location: Torquay, Devon
Primary Level
Are you ready to embark on an incredible journey, making a real impact in the lives of young learners?
GLS Education is working exclusively with a SEN Primary client school in Torquay, Devon looking for a SEN Teaching Assistant, where your daily presence will shape the future of primary school students.

Role and Responsibilities:
As a SEN Teaching Assistant, you will play an important role in assisting kids with exceptional educational needs and challenging behaviours. Your tasks will include the following:

Tailored Assistance: Providing pupils with tailored support to assist them in overcoming the unique problems connected with their main autism diagnosis and complex demands.
Collaboration: Working collaboratively with educators, therapists, and other experts to create an inclusive learning environment that meets the unique needs of each child.
Customised Educational Plans: Implementing tailored educational programs and techniques to help pupils to reach their full potential and reach developmental milestones.
Social and Emotional Growth: Encourage and nurture social connection, communication, and emotional development, all of which are critical parts of growth for these children.
Personal Well-Being: Assisting students with personal care in order to ensure their safety and well-being at all times.
Progress Tracking: Progress tracking entails observing and reporting on pupils' progress as well as actively participating in their development. 


Candidates with experience in care and support work are preferred.
A genuine interest in education and a desire to see kids thrive.
Excellent interpersonal and communication abilities.
Empathy and patience are required to engage effectively with pupils who face a variety of obstacles.
A proactive and adaptable strategy, capable of adapting to changing circumstances.
School experience would be beneficial but not required.
An Enhanced DBS on the update service, or willing to apply for one through GSL Education.  
Here at GSL Education, we offer competitive pay rates, bespoke service and dedicated Consultants who will support you in securing your new role. Whether you are at the start of your career or are looking for a more manageable work-life balance, rest assured we are here for you. As experienced Education Recruiters, we have helped hundreds of Candidates gain the relevant experience and training required to become Specialist Support Staff, Newly Qualified Teachers, Fully Qualified Teachers, Education Psychologists and even gain Senior Leadership appointments.
Please be advised that this role requires strong knowledge and understanding of safeguarding and child protection and that successful applicants must satisfy all background recruitment checks including an enhanced DBS on the update service and Right to Work in the UK.
To know more about the role, please do not hesitate to contact Louis Rooney or apply at (url removed)
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