Graduate SEN 1:1 Learning Support Assistant

Category: Special Educational Needs | Reference: ITEACH-22053
Location: London, London (East) e10 UK
Job Type: Contract
Immediate Start: Yes
Salary £70 to £80 per Day

Graduate SEN 1:1 Learning Support Assistant

Have you recently graduated and have a passion for supporting young children who have special educational needs to achieve their potential?

Do you have previous experience volunteering or working with young people and feel this experience would enable you to succeed in a role as a Graduate SEN 1:1 Learning Support Assistant?

Perhaps you’re looking at one day becoming a teacher or an educational psychologist and believe this role would enable you to move in to a career in education in the future?

If so apply today as Graduate SEN 1:1 Learning Support Assistant roles are being filled on a rolling basis!

  • Graduate role, 2.1 or above
  • £300 – £400 per week
  • Full-time Mon-Fri
  • Special Educational Needs Experience
  • SEN 1:1 position
  • Support a KS2 child
  • Waltham Forest
  • Excellent career development opportunity
  • Training & development available
  • Apply now! Interviewing ASAP!

The Role:

In this SEN 1:1 position you will supporting an upper KS2 child who has special educational needs. This pupil can sometimes show challenging behaviour as they become frustrated due to certain stimulants that may occur throughout the day. Within the school there are a number of sensory areas for SEN children to go to when they are feeling frustrated or emotional. You will use specific strategies and resources to help the child to cope with the challenges they face. This will include social stories, visual timetables, PECS/Makaton and specific intervention schemes. You do not need to have experience with all of these strategies as support will be given.

The role involves liaising with external agencies, other colleagues and parents/carers in order to ensure the child has accurate and necessary support. You will set individual learning targets for the child, in collaboration with the class teacher, and review these targets on a regular basis.

Person Specification:

You must have a recent degree at a classification of 2.1 or higher and some relevant experience. Extensive experience in a similar role is NOT required, however previous experience working with young people in any capacity is essential. The role will be extremely rewarding for a graduate who has a passion and energy to support inclusive learning for a SEN Child. Equally the role will offer some challenges due to the challenging behaviour you may be faced with so the role requires someone who is confident and resilient.

Does this sound like a role you could really commit to? If so apply today!

To apply for this Graduate 1:1 SEN position click ‘apply now’ and send your CV today!

Posted On: 30/01/2019
Recruiter: i-teachers

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