Role: SEN Learning Support Assistant- Location: Portslade - Salary: £14,000
Do you enjoy working with children? Do you have the resilience and patience to work and support special needs students?
If yes then this is definitely a role for you.
Working with special needs students is a rewarding career in which you guide, support and comfort students who may find everyday tasks challenging which is why I am looking for a teaching assistant who has the compassion needed to preform this role.
A specialised college situated in the Portslade area is looking for a teaching assistant who can join their thriving school and make a difference to their children.
This specialised college is a non-maintained special school and college designed to meet the educational, behavioural, care and therapeutic needs for young adults (age 13-17 years).All the learners are on the Autistic spectrum which means they may exhibit a range of difficulties and also strengths.
Your responsibilities will include:
Assist students during class making sure they are on track.
Liaise with class teacher to ensure a smooth running class.
Enabling learners to access the curriculum.
Support the pastoral needs of the learners.
Be an active part in setting the learning environment.
Supporting learners on a 1:1 base and part of a small group in a range of activities through out the day
Using your interests to engage learners in learning.
The ideal candidate may posses the following skills and capabilities:
Be able to work with learners that have various learning difficulties.
Have an understanding of the students with emotional needs.
Willingness to learn and build relationships with learners.
Be confident to support the lead in groups, in different educational subjects.
The ability to work as an individual and as a part of the team.
Be flexible in their approach to education.
Free hot meal
Access to all school facilities
Benefits for working with Randstad:
Team teach Training
Dedicated consultants 24/7 ( We are on call!)
Continuous support though out your whole journey
Opportunity to choose your work pattern
Are these skills that you feel you have? Do you feel that this is the rewarding role for you? Then apply ASAP.
For more information about this role contact Sarah Elmasry on 01293-527416 or email for a chat about the role.
Further more, we have an array of positions in West Sussex which may also be of interest to you.
Randstad Education maintains the highest standard of child safety and compliance when placing candidates into schools. Any successful candidates will be subject to the compliance process that also includes the enhanced DBS check.