Are you passionate about making a real difference in the lives of children with Special Educational Needs (SEN)? Do you have a strong dedication to guiding students through their educational journeys? If so, we have an exciting opportunity that might be perfect for you. We’re actively seeking a compassionate and dedicated SEN Supply Teaching Assistant to join our team in Middlesbrough on a full-time, temporary basis.
Position: SEN Supply Teaching Assistant Location: Middlesbrough Contract Type: Full-Time, Temporary Salary: £80.00 per day
At Connex Education, we’re collaborating with a highly esteemed Middlesbrough-based school known for its commitment to inclusivity and fostering a diverse community of learners, including those with diverse special educational needs. The institution takes pride in cultivating a supportive, welcoming environment dedicated to continuous improvement.
As a SEN Supply Teaching Assistant, your role is pivotal in nurturing the growth and development of students with SEN. Your responsibilities encompass:
Teacher Assistance: Collaborating with classroom teachers to create an inclusive and engaging learning environment for students with special educational needs.
Personalized Support: Providing tailored individual or small-group support to students, customizing learning activities to meet unique requirements and fostering academic progress.
Behavioral Support: Implementing effective behavior management strategies to help students achieve their social and emotional goals, ensuring a positive and conducive learning atmosphere.
Resource Preparation: Assisting in the organization of educational materials, ensuring accessibility for all students.
Collaborative Approach: Working closely with fellow SEN team members, parents/guardians, and external professionals to establish a comprehensive support system for each student.
Previous experience working with children or individuals with special educational needs is beneficial, though not mandatory.
Demonstrated patience, empathy, and the ability to understand diverse needs and adapt support accordingly.
Strong communication and teamwork skills for effective collaboration with teachers, parents, and other professionals.
A commitment to promoting inclusion, diversity, and equality in an educational setting.
Flexibility in working hours and adaptability to changing schedules.
A valid DBS check (or willingness to obtain one) is required.
Opportunity to make a positive impact in the lives of students with SEN, contributing to their academic achievements and personal growth.
Valuable experience in an educational setting, building essential skills for a future career in education or related fields.
Competitive salary based on experience.
Access to ongoing professional development and training opportunities.
How to Apply:
If you’re passionate about supporting students with special educational needs and are interested in this fulfilling role, please submit your updated CV to firstname.lastname@example.org.