Our partner schools in Surrey and Berkshire require Teaching Assistants / Learning Support Assistants for long term supply opportunities as from September.
This is to provide support in the classroom and 1:1 support for pupils with SEN, including working alongside a Class Teacher and SENCO, using a combined approach to assist in promoting the learning and personal development of the pupil to whom you are assigned. You would want to make a positive difference to the pupil’s learning journey and care about their well-being.
Welcome applicants seeking a new career in education as well as experienced candidates.
Ideally you will have:
Previous experience as a Teaching Assistant
Previous experience supporting children with special needs, including ASD
Knowledge of communication strategies
Confident in responding positively to challenging behaviour
In this role you should be able to:
Assist in preparing the classroom-learning environment
Assist in planning activities and preparing materials to help children access the curriculum
Lead and support activities, indoors and outdoors to meet the specific needs of children
Assist in monitoring children's progress, assessing achievement and recording results and observations, sharing outcomes with the class teacher