SEND Teaching Assistant

  • Job Reference: 00040050-1
  • Date Posted: 23 February 2021
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Rochester, Kent
  • Salary: £19,000 to £30,000
  • Sector: Education, Covid-19
  • Job Type: Contract

Job Description

Do you have experience working with children who have special education needs? Are you looking for flexible and rewarding part-time work? Simply Education are searching for people who really want to make a difference!

During this difficult period for schools, SEND schools have kept their doors open and continued to provide support for vulnerable children, and children who have special education needs. Simply Education are working alongside these specialist schools to provide them with the support they need.

We are looking for Qualified and Unqualified Teaching Assistants to provide support for Teachers within SEN schools, as well as provide 1-to-1 support for students who require additional support. You will need to have the ability to quickly build rapport with students, whilst still providing excellent classroom management.

The ideal candidate will be someone who:
•Has experience working with Children with Special Education Needs.
•Has experience working within SEN schools.
•Has strong classroom management skills.
•Can promote cultural development.
•Can close the gap in performance of pupils with special education needs or disabilities.

Simply Education’s specialist consultants will be on hand throughout the recruitment process to provide guidance and information about any roles we have available. We started our journey in January 2006 with the aim to provide teaching staff with local supply work and permanent roles. Over the years we have built strong working relationships with our schools and we pride ourselves on placing enthusiastic candidates in their ideal teaching roles.

The key benefits for working with Simply Education are:
•Your own dedicated Secondary school consultant.
•A variety of daily and long-term positions to suit your needs.
•24/7 access to your dedicated consultant via phone.
•Minimal administration (no timesheets).
•Email and SMS verification of bookings.
•Online diary of bookings, school directions.
•£75 referral scheme.
•Access to our unique Educational Development Managers.

All candidates who register with Simply Education are required to provide references for the previous 2 years of work, as well as complete an enhanced DBS check. Due to COVID-19 regulations, any interviews we hold will be conducted over a Zoom call.

If you are interested in this role, please click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV or please call Michael Taylor on (phone number removed).

If this job is not quite right for you but you are looking for a new job in education, please still contact your local Kent office for a confidential discussion on your career and different opportunities that are available