Psychology Graduate - SEN Teaching Assistant - September start

£50 per day
14 Apr 2018
10 Jul 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Are you a Psychology graduate looking for classroom based experience?

Do you want to support individuals who can benefit from your commitment?

Would a teaching assistant role next term give you the edge you need to move your career forward?

The school

This is an SEN school near Lichfield. Students have a range of special needs including severe and multiple needs and most are on the Autistic Spectrum. This school is a moderately sized school with a strong teaching team in place. The leadership team are focusing funds on supporting maths and literacy and educational psychology. The school is looking to put in place more teaching assistant support to help build success in the new spending areas. They are OFSTED Outstanding and are looking to develop staff skills further to ensure they maintain their excellent position.

The role

As a graduate, looking to develop their teaching experience, you will be working in one class with students who are all on the Autistic Spectrum, providing support with all lessons and maths and literacy on a daily basis. You will work as a teaching assistant within KS2, focusing your attention on specific students, working on a 1:1 basis. You will work together with teachers and the educational psychologist to implement education and personal plans to help provide an opportunity for success for your students.

The candidate

You are a graduate preferably in psychology looking to get into teaching or educational psychology. You already have some experience, paid or voluntary in Primary or preferable special education needs environments. You have an understanding of the needs and challenges young people face with learning and developing life skills and have the aptitude to support and lead students in their learning. Your experience to date and your degree puts you in a great position to prove you have something to contribute to an existing fantastic school and your high standards and education are exactly what this team needs. You are confident and can demonstrate and ability to work independently and implement plans and instruction with accuracy, dedication and compassion.

If you want to be considered for this fantastic opportunity, please contact Anthony McClellan with your CV.

Rekroot Education is a low profit business, run by experienced teaching professionals. Our aim is to provide high value, low cost supply and permanent recruitment services to schools and personal, dedicated care for candidate applicants.

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