SEN Teaching Assistant
SEN Teaching Assistant
Tradewind Recruitment are currently looking for a resilient, patient and caring TA/LSA to support a range of SEND students on a 1:1 basis. The role will be on a full time basis until the Christmas holidays at least, after a successful assignment the role will be extended or made permanent for the right candidate/s. The school is currently graded as 'Good' in all areas by Ofsted.
The successful SEN TA / SEN LSA will need to be able to support pupils that may have challenging behaviour, specific learning difficulties or EHCP's. With support from other members of staff, activities will be set by the teacher, and you will support pupils with their progress and attainment.
Leadership within the school is particularly praised as they consistently identify areas to improve, offering suitable and realistic strategic direction. Strong progress is being made within the core subject areas throughout the school, weaker students are also identified quickly and the plans in place have and effective and positive impact. Pupils across the school are very polite and welcoming, treating adults and each other with respect.
The successful Teaching Assistant/Learning Support Assistant will be:
Confident to support their SEND pupils with a range of needs from Autism to SLD.
Able to support children in a variety of lessons.
A committed professional, who has previous experience working with children. Experience with special needs is desirable
Psychology graduates would also be desirable
A lively and caring individual who will support groups of students and act as a 1:1 support.
Situated in South Cambridge, the school is also easily accessible from Cambridge, Essex and Norfolk. Click 'Apply Now' to be considered for this exciting SEN TA/LSA post. Or for more information, contact Oli Sloman on 01245 806 737.
By registering with Tradewind, we can offer you:
Full interview preparation and assistance - so you're fully prepped and confident, increasing your chances of success
Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants
Help with lesson planning - our support doesn't stop once we've secured you a placement
A great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn a generous bonus
Online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability
Tradewind Recruitment is a Sunday Times Top 100 employer - stopping at nothing to ensure our candidates, clients and employees come first. At Tradewind you will have access to 30 fully certified CPD courses, that's 23 more than our next nearest competitor, all focused on making you the best you can be. We have the very best people available to take your call and look after you every step of the way. We pride ourselves on exceptional service and take the time to really get to know you. Put simply; we listen, we learn, we deliver. Why? Because our people matter most.
We specialise in matching Teachers and Support Staff to their dream job, and help Primary, Secondary and SEN schools recruit for a wide range of roles across our 11 offices in the UK, including: London, the West Midlands, the North West, East Anglia, the North East, the South West, Yorkshire, the Midlands, Herts and Bucks.
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