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Date Added: Wed 08/09/2021

SEN Teaching Assistant

Taunton, UK
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Job Type: Temporary

Salary: £75 - £85 / daily

SEN Teaching assistant role vacancy.

5 days a week!


Your new school:

Provide an education that engages pupils and develops positive attitudes to learning, while developing key skills that they need for life beyond school. The College strongly believe that teaching is a relational activity where the teacher and the students work together to solve problems using a theoretical framework based around relationships which informs policy and practice. Through a clinical therapeutic approach to trauma, they aim to understand educational needs of the students and rectify the deficiency whether it be social, emotional, attachment or an undiagnosed educational need and stabilise the pupil so they are ready to learn.

Your role:

As a SEN Teaching Assistant, you will be supporting a child on a 1:1 basis who has social, emotional and mental health needs. It is important to ensure a good relationship between yourself and the child can be built so you will need to confident with your communication skills. You will be ensuring they are understanding and concentrating when in the classroom. This role is behavioural as they can be emotional and will need someone to support them closely when they are feeling anxious.

What you'll need to succeed:

You should have experience in a classroom setting within the last 2 years. You should feel confident working with children on a 1:1 basis. You will need to be professional at all times, as well as friendly and enthusiastic. You will need to be able to communicate effectively with staff, children and parents.

What you'll get in return:


We have a great referral scheme - recommend a friend earn and earn £200 worth of Amazon vouchers.

The majority of our schools that we are working with have modern facilities and superb resources for our supply staff.

They are very welcoming and grateful for their supply staff, as 9/10 times you will be asked back.

We care about your training and development more than any other agency - which is why we can offer you more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment, 25 to be exact! That is 18 more than our nearest competitor.

Full interview preparation and assistant - so you are fully prepped and confident, increasing your chance of success!

Help with lesson planning - our support does not stop once we have secured you a placement.  

Online portal for your timesheets and to log your availability.

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