SEN Teaching Assistant

Teaching Assistant/Learning Support Assistant - Surrey

Ref: 3527Monday 15 January 2024

£85 - £90 per day

Role: SEN Teaching Assistant

Location: Molesey

Salary: £85 - £90 per day

Contract Type: Temp to Perm

Start: ASAP


Do you have a passion for supporting SEN students?


Would you like a rewarding role that allows you to support students in excelling in a friendly and supportive environment?


I am looking for an experienced SEN Teaching Assistant as an outstanding position has arisen in the Molesey area.

The Children are at the heart of every decision the school makes, with a focus on ensuring they become confident, curious and happy individuals that can reach their full potential. Its a very caring school where the children are warmly received by everyone and encouraged though out their time with us and to ensure they aim high and engage in all the opportunities that the school offers.

The position involves providing support for a  student who is notably behind in their academic progress, while the other requires assistance in emotional management as the child has been diagnosed with ADHD.

In addition support will also be required for another Year 4 class, as there are two students who need one-on-one support throughout the day. Both of these students have learning difficulties and require help in staying focused and making progress in their learning. One of these students also has an ADHD diagnosis.


The Responsibilities of a SEN Teaching Assistant

  • Assist in the educational and social development of pupil(s) under the direction and guidance of the Headteacher, the SENDCo and Class Teachers. 
  • Work with other professional, such as speech therapists and occupational therapists, as necessary.
  • Work with individuals and groups of children, under the guidance of the teacher, including children with Special Educational Needs, particularly those with behaviour problems.
  • Assist in the implementation of Individual Educational Programmes for pupil(s) including teaching aids and learning resources, and help monitor their progress where appropriate.


The Ideal SEN Teaching Assistant

  • Set a good example in terms of dress, punctuality and attendance
  • Good listening skills and enthusiasm to learn.
  •  Accuracy and ability to follow instructions.
  • Ability to fulfil all spoken, written and comprehension aspects of the role with confidence.
  • May be required to undertake manual handling and physically demanding work.
  •  May be required to undertake first aid qualifications.


Benefits for the SEN Teaching Assistant

  • A term time only role for 38.6 weeks per year
  • Opportunities, support and encouragement to undertake further professional development.
  • Good transport links with free onsite parking.
  • Access to occupational health, employee assistance and a weekend email curfew as part of our staff wellbeing practices.


Interested in hearing more?

If you want to hear more about our SEND opportunities, please get in touch with Anwar at Parker Smith Inclusions! You can also apply by responding to this advert! Applying on our company website, uploading your CV to our website. If you are not contacted within 5 working days, unfortunately, you have been unsuccessful for this role. However, we will keep your CV and you are welcome to contact us to discuss your SEND career development.

Parker Smith Inclusion is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. We will help you with this.

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