SEND LSA Chester

Cheshire, CH1 Ross Pemberton
All/Full Time £750.00 - £800.00

Posted 15 days ago

Job Title: SEND Teaching Assistant

Location: Chester

Company: Simply Education

Job Type: Temporary with Potential for Permanent Placement

Salary: Competitive, dependent on experience

Simply Education is proud to offer an exciting opportunity for a Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND) Teaching Assistant to join our team in Chester. This role involves working closely with students with special educational needs to support their learning and development within a nurturing environment.

Key Responsibilities:

Provide one-on-one support to students with special educational needs, helping them to access the curriculum and achieve their learning goals.

Assist class teachers in planning and delivering tailored lessons and activities to meet the individual needs of SEND students.

Support students with sensory, physical, or communication difficulties in their day-to-day activities.

Implement strategies to manage behaviour and promote positive social interactions among students.

Work collaboratively with other members of the school staff, including SENCOs (Special Educational Needs Coordinators), to ensure the provision of appropriate support for SEND students.

Maintain accurate records of student progress and communicate effectively with parents/carers regarding their child's development.


Previous experience working with children or young people with special educational needs is desirable but not essential.

A compassionate and patient approach, with a genuine desire to make a difference in the lives of SEND students.

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build rapport with students, parents/carers, and colleagues.

Flexibility and adaptability to meet the varying needs of students and the school environment.

A commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.


Competitive salary package.

Opportunity to work within a supportive team environment.

Potential for the role to lead to a permanent position for the right candidate.

Professional development opportunities and support for career progression.

Application Process:

If you are passionate about supporting the educational needs of SEND students and possess the skills and qualities outlined above, we would love to hear from you. Please submit your CV and a cover letter detailing your relevant experience and why you would be suitable for the role to [].

Join Simply Education in making a positive impact on the lives of SEND students and help them reach their full potential. Apply now!


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