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Teaching Assistant - SEN

Location: Dorchester, Dorset, England
Type: Temporary
Salary: GBP10 - 13 per Hour
Benefits: None
Job Ref: PRODORTA1305
Posted: 13/05/2022Apply Now

Job Description

Are you an experienced Teaching Assistant? Do you have experience of SEN including complex and emotional needs? We have opportunities throughout Dorset for qualified SEN Teaching assistants to help some of the most vulnerable pupils in the county. Paying between £10.00 and £13.00 per hour depending on experience. So if you are thinking about starting work or returning to work we would love to hear from you now.

Whilst the role and responsibilities may differ slightly from school to school, you will be expected to

-          Assist Teachers in their planning of individual pupils

-          Be prepared to work on a 1:1 basis as well as some Group Support

-          Build effective relationships with children in a way that helps them develop educationally and socially

-          Manage challenging behaviours and offer emotional support

-          Liaise as appropriate with external therapists/Specialist Teachers and provide feedback

-          Support pupils with additional needs , helping to build confidence and promote learning

You will have a high level of patience and understanding, a good sense of humour and be committed to making a difference to the development of the children you support, whilst acting under the direction and supervision of the Class Teacher. Experience of working in SEND educational support is desirable and you are likely to be NVQ 3 Level 3 qualified or have an equivalent qualification. However, if you have extensive experience working with children or are from a tutoring background please apply. All candidates will have a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) or be prepared to obtain one.

Pro Education offers

  • Weekly pay by PAYE so you know you are paying the right Tax and National Insurance.
  • Statutory holiday pay
  • Pension
  • Free safeguarding training
  • support from a dedicated Education Consultant
  • Variety of assignments in schools to support your career aspiration
  • short term flexible work or long term work

For further details contact 01305 2342200 or send your most recent CV to dorchester@pro-education.co.uk

We are committed to Safe Guarding and all education staff are required to be met Face to Face in our office in Poundbury to meet Department for Education guidelines.

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