SEN Teaching Assistant

Windsor, Berkshire
GLS35866_1569589203
Date Posted:27 Sep 2019
  1. Learning Support Assistant
£70 - £80 per day
  1. Long-term

SEN Teaching Assistant

Windsor, Berkshire
Tradewind are working with a prestigious private SEN school who are looking for SEN Teaching Assistants to start ASAP, Fulltime. The school hours are 8:30 to 4:30PM.

The pupils may have a diagnosis on the autistic spectrum, moderate learning difficulties, emotional and behavioural difficulties and associated complex needs.


Job Purpose
*To support pupils in their learning and development in small groups or with individual pupils as directed treating them with respect and consideration
*To help raise standards of achievement for all pupils
*To encourage the social and emotional development of pupils
*To encourage pupils to participate in all aspects of school life
*To help pupils to become more independent
*To promote the inclusion and acceptance of all pupils
*Responding to IT malfunctions by carrying out basic checks and where necessary requesting appropriate technical assistance.
*Maintaining attendance figures.
*Any other duties as directed by the Head Teacher/Teacher/HLTA.

ESSENTIAL
*Basic literacy and numeracy skills
*Willingness to participate in a general LSA induction programme
*Experience of working with children with special education needs
*Actively enjoys working with children and has empathy with pupils and is sympathetic to their needs
*Flexible approach to tasks
*Firm, sensitive and effective approach towards pupil discipline

By registering with Tradewind, we can offer you:
* We attract top education talent and in return offer top rates of pay
* We care about your training and development more than any other agency - which is why we can
* offer you more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency, 25 to be exact!
* That's 18 more than our next nearest competitor
* Full interview preparation and assistance - so you're fully prepped and confident, increasing your chances of success
* Help with lesson planning - our support doesn't stop once we've secured you a placement
* Online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability
* Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants


If you would like to apply for this opportunity then please contact Georgia at Tradewind on 01727 236255 or email an up to date CV to georgia.lyme@twrecruitment.com

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 25 fully certified CPD courses, that's 18 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.
Awarded REC Audited Education gold standard - Tradewind Recruitment are committed to Safeguarding and are also a proud Equal Opportunities Employer.

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