SEN Teaching Assistant Witham
Vacancy: SEN Teaching Assistant Witham
Location: Witham, Essex
Job Type: Full-time/Part-time
Daily Rate: £75-£85 per day
We are currently seeking enthusiastic and compassionate Special Educational Needs Teaching Assistants (SEN TAs) to join our team in Witham, Essex. As an SEN TA, you will play a vital role in supporting students with special educational needs, ensuring they receive the individualised attention and care they require to succeed in their academic journey. If you are looking for flexibility this is the perfect opportunity for you! I am working with a selection of SEN schools in the Witham area that require TA’s to work on daily supply and long term supply.
- Provide one-on-one or group support to students with special educational needs within the classroom setting.
- Help students with their academic, social, emotional, and behavioral development.
- Collaborate with the classroom teacher and other professionals to create a positive and inclusive learning environment.
- Support students with personal care needs, where necessary, ensuring their safety and well-being.
- Monitor and record student progress, maintaining accurate records.
- Experience working with children with special educational needs, preferably in an educational or care setting.
- A patient, empathetic, and nurturing approach, with the ability to establish rapport with students and gain their trust.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to liaise effectively with students, colleagues, and parents/carers.
- Knowledge of various special educational needs and the ability to adapt support strategies accordingly.
- A positive attitude, flexibility, and resilience in handling challenging situations.
- Relevant qualifications/certificates (e.g., CACHE Level 3 Diploma in Specialist Support for Teaching and Learning in Schools, Autism Awareness, Makaton, etc.) are desirable but not essential.
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