SEN Teaching Assistant

Dorset, BH21 Brigita Fitzpatrick
Permanent/Full Time £17,000.00 - £18,500.00

Posted 11 days ago

Job title: Teaching Assistant - SEN

Location: Cranborne

Salary: £17,000 - £18,500

Time Frame: Permanent

Hours: Full-time (40 hours per week, Term time only)

Simply Education is working in partnership with an Independent Secondary Special needs school who believe in giving young people the tools and opportunities to create the lives they want for themselves. This amazing Special Needs school is looking for a Teaching Assistant to join their team.

The ideal Teaching Assistant will be one who is very nurturing with the ability build relationships with pupils. Knowing every day might be different being adaptive and re-active is a very important. The pupils need a Teaching Assistant they can trust and connect with as well as someone who will guide and nurture them.

The ideal teaching assistant will have the following attributes:

- Ability to build strong, long-lasting relationships with young people

- Can communicate effectively with young people

- Change activities to meet the needs of the students you are working with

- Able to read body language and moods

- Able to promote and encourage independence at all times.

- Think on your feet

- Contribute to child development plans

- Take part in extracurricular activities

- Have a positive approach to learning

- Ability to promote the development of positive social behaviours and self-regulation skills

This is a fantastic opportunity for the right Teaching Assistant to really make a difference, why not let that person be you……

All candidates who register with Simply Education will have 2 years referencing taken up and will be required to have an enhanced DBS check completed. All offers are conditional upon satisfactory background checks.

If you are interested in this role, please click 'apply now', forward an up-to-date copy of your CV to or call me on 0121 817 4891


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