Teach Now are committed to providing a high-quality education to all students, including those with Special Education Needs (SEN), and are now seeking a dedicated and enthusiastic General Special Education Needs Teaching Assistant (SEN TA) to join a dynamic team and support Key Stage 1 (KS1) students on their learning journey.
Key Responsibilities: As a General SEN TA at [Insert School Name], you will be responsible for:
- Providing individual and group support to students with a range of special educational needs in KS1.
- Collaborating with class teachers and the SENCO to create and implement tailored learning plans.
- Supporting students with their academic, social, and emotional development.
- Monitoring and tracking the progress of SEN students, reporting findings to the teaching staff.
- Assisting with classroom management and ensuring a safe and inclusive learning environment.
- Adhering to school policies and procedures related to SEN support and safeguarding.
Requirements: To be successful in this role, you should have:
- A Level 2 or higher Teaching Assistant qualification (or equivalent preferred)
- Experience working with children in an educational setting, preferably in KS1.
- An understanding of various special educational needs and strategies to support them.
- Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
- Patience, empathy, and a passion for working with SEN students.
- The ability to work effectively as part of a team.
- A commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.