Connex - North East
Are you enthusiastic about making a meaningful impact in the lives of children with Special Educational Needs (SEN)? Do you possess a strong commitment to supporting students along their educational journey? If so, an exciting opportunity awaits! We’re actively seeking a devoted and empathetic SEN Supply Teaching Assistant to join our team in Redcar and Cleveland on a full-time, temporary basis.
Position: SEN Supply Teaching Assistant Location: Redcar and Cleveland Contract Type: Full-Time, Temporary Salary: £80.00 per day
Connex Education is partnering with a respected school in Redcar and Cleveland, renowned for its dedication to inclusivity and nurturing a diverse community of learners, including those with varying special educational needs. This institution prides itself on creating an environment that’s both supportive and welcoming, committed to continuous improvement.
As a SEN Supply Teaching Assistant, your role plays a pivotal part in fostering the growth and development of students with SEN. Your responsibilities include:
- 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 needs and facilitate academic progress.
- Behavioral Support: Implementing effective strategies to assist students in achieving their social and emotional goals, thereby ensuring a positive 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 comprehensive support systems for each student.
- While previous experience working with children or individuals with special educational needs is advantageous, it’s not mandatory.
- Demonstrated patience, empathy, and an ability to understand diverse needs to adapt support accordingly.
- Strong communication and teamwork skills to collaborate effectively with teachers, parents, and other professionals.
- Commitment to promoting inclusion, diversity, and equality within 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 positively impact students with SEN, contributing to their academic achievements and personal development.
- Valuable experience in an educational setting, fostering essential skills for future careers 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 rewarding role, please submit your up-to-date CV to firstname.lastname@example.org.