SEN Teaching Assistant

Job Description



Teaching Assistant supporting pupils with learning difficulties and behaviour problems aged 4-11 years

Primary School in (CF3) Cardiff

January 2021

PAY: 66.30 per day

Teaching Personnel are looking to recruit a teaching assistant for a primary school in Cardiff who can work full time Monday to Friday for the rest of the academic year. Having experience working or volunteering with children at primary school age is desirable but not essential.

What has worked well previously in this type of role is candidates with youth work, care, nursing, coaching, drama, and personal experience with children. Your personality and attitude is the main factor when choosing the successful teaching assistant. A minimum of core GCSEs is required.

The job of a teaching assistant is a vital role in education it bridges the gap between teacher and student to digest information, motivate and encourage to fulfil their potential. This teaching assistant role consists of working 1:1 and in small groups with children with either challenging behaviour or special educational needs.

You will build a rapport with the child to gain their attention and help them focus on the work, aiding their learning. The types of special needs you will be supporting are autism, ADHD, hearing and visual impairment, social and emotional and mental health.

You'll be joining a large team of teaching assistants that support the whole schools needs. There is a learning resource base (LRB) within the school where you will be primarily situated. You'll be supporting the children with learning as well as well-being in the LRB and mainstream classes.

Trainee Teaching Assistant:

Must have an enhanced DBS (assistance provided)
Registered with the education workforce council (assistance provided)
A minimum of core GCSE's
Available full time
Safeguarding Trained (assistance provided)
The Headteacher of the school is looking for someone who wants a career in education. There will be many training opportunities provided for the successful teaching assistant as well as mentoring ol.

If you are interested in the role then click apply via the link today!

** Interviews are to be held ASAP via Microsoft Teams or Zoom*
* All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see (url removed)/faqs for details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

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