SEN Teaching Assistant

Posted 13 May by Randstad Education

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Position: 1-1 Learning Assistant for SEN

Location: Rowde, Wiltshire

Salary: £22,000 - £24,000

Job Type: Full-Time, Permanent

Who We're Looking For:

Randstad Education is seeking a dedicated and compassionate 1-1 Learning Assistant to join our team in Rowde. This role is perfect for individuals who are passionate about providing personalised support to students with special educational needs, ensuring they have the opportunity to thrive academically and emotionally.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Personalised Support: Provide individualised assistance to a student with SEN, tailoring teaching methods and strategies to meet their specific learning, emotional, and behavioural needs.
  • Collaborative Planning: Work closely with SENCOs, teachers, and other professionals to develop and implement personalised education plans that address the student's unique requirements.
  • Engagement and Motivation: Keep the student engaged and motivated by creating stimulating and accessible learning activities that cater to their interests and abilities.
  • Progress Monitoring: Monitor the student's progress regularly, provide feedback to relevant stakeholders, and adjust support strategies as needed to maximise learning outcomes.
  • Behaviour Management: Implement positive behaviour management techniques and support the student in developing effective coping strategies and social skills.
  • Resourceful Learning: Utilise a variety of educational resources and adapt teaching materials to accommodate the student's learning style and preferences.


  • Relevant Experience: Previous experience working as a teaching assistant, particularly in a 1-1 capacity with SEN students, is essential.
  • Strong Interpersonal Skills: Excellent communication and interpersonal skills are crucial for building rapport with students, families, and school staff.
  • Passion for SEN Support: Demonstrated commitment to supporting the educational and emotional development of children with special needs.
  • Flexibility and Adaptability: Ability to adapt teaching methods and approaches to suit the individual needs and preferences of the student.
  • Educational Background: A background in education, psychology, or a related field is preferred, along with additional training or qualifications in SEN support.


  • Competitive Salary: Offering a competitive salary range of £22,000 to £24,000, commensurate with experience and qualifications.
  • Professional Development: Access to ongoing training and development opportunities to enhance your skills in SEN support.
  • Career Growth: Potential for career progression within the educational sector, with opportunities for specialisation and advancement.
  • Supportive Work Environment: Join a supportive and collaborative team dedicated to creating positive educational outcomes for students with special needs.

Why Join Us?

This role offers a unique opportunity to make a meaningful difference in the life of a student with special educational needs. If you are passionate about providing tailored support and fostering the academic and emotional growth of children with SEN, we invite you to apply.

How to Apply:

If you're ready to embark on a rewarding career as a 1-1 Learning Assistant in Rowde, submit your CV and a cover letter outlining your relevant experience and passion for SEN support to Randstad Education. Join our team and help us make a positive impact on the lives of students with special needs. Don't miss this opportunity to grow personally and professionally in a supportive and fulfilling role.

Application questions

Do you have a DBS on the update service?
Do you have experience with SEN?
Are you able to work Full-Time?

Reference: 52641517

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