1:1 SEN Teaching Assistant

Recruiter
EduStaff
Location
Newton Solney
Posted
29 Jul 2017
Closes
15 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

1:1 SEN Teaching Assistant - Derby

Are you a graduate with extensive experience in special needs?

An 'Outstanding' secondary in central Derby are looking for a Teaching Assistant to work 1:1 with a Year 10 boy who has emotional and behavioural difficulties, in order to help him through the crucial GCSE period. The pupil will be entering year 10 in September 2017 and therefore needs additional support to allow him to achieve his potential and focus on his studies.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a compassionate graduate looking for a career in special needs education, who would like to benefit from long-term experience and specialised training.

*** 1:1 SEN Teaching Assistant position located in Derby secondary
*** £60 - £70 per day
*** Long Term/Interim, Full-Time position starting September
*** Lead teaching school for large network of schools
*** At least one year; leading onto two if possible to support with whole GCSE period

For this post, you must be a nurturing graduate who has an impressive academic record and a 2:1 or better in your degree, and previous experience working with SEN children either in a volunteer or paid role. The school's perfect candidate is a graduate who can assist with the learning and progression of a special needs pupil. You must have the skills to devote yourself to the school and remain calm and collected when dealing with difficult situations.

The pupil has complex emotional and behavioural needs, leading him to require additional academic support. He is not academically challenged, however the 1:1 support will be invaluable at this crucial period in his education.

Found in Derby, this large school is an enterprising secondary and is located close to the city centre. The school has been consistently graded as good by Ofsted and is on its way to 'Outstanding'. The standard of CPD, training, and pastoral support for staff hugely exceeds national averages due to the school's position as a certified 'Training School'.

If you feel you would flourish as a 1:1 SEN Teaching Assistant in this enterprising secondary school in Derby then get your application in today! Click 'Apply Now' to send your CV to Alexandra Morton at EduStaff today.

Please note: due to the volume of applications, only successful applicants will be contacted.