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1:1 SEN Learning Support Assistant

Alnwick, Northumberland
£70.00 to £90.00 Per Day
Job Type
20 Jul 2022
Are you looking for a new challenge this September in a role where you can make a positive difference to the lives of a young person? Are you passionate, proactive and professional? If this sounds like you, we want to hear from you today!

Exact Education are currently working with a fantastic SEN school in Alnwick who require a Teaching Assistant to work 1:1 with a male year 9 pupil with challenging behaviour and various needs from September 2022. The school are recruiting for a full-time role that for the right candidate will become permanent.

The pupil displays challenging and physical behaviours and has a very bespoke timetable and curriculum. The successful candidate therefore, will need to be a resilient practitioner with excellent behaviour management and relationship-building skills.

The school is a brilliantly supportive, inspiring and enjoyable environment for both students and staff. This is a role that will give you the opportunity to make a difference to the lives of children every day.

This role will involve:

Supporting a pupil with challenging behaviour and SEND on a 1:1 basis.

Build positive relationships with students and staff

Having a "hands on" approach to supporting the pupil in their learning, with a willingness to interact with them and develop new skills.

High levels of enthusiasm, energy and positivity when working with children.

Working with teachers and other members of staff to ensure the pupil receives the best possible educational experience.

This role requires:

An Enhanced DBS (ideally on the Update Service but this is not essential as we can process a new one for you)

An ability to build positive relationships and a rapport with young people

A resilient and positive nature

A proactive approach to work

Experience with SEN is beneficial but not a requirement

Experience in classrooms supporting students

An enthusiastic and positive approach to supporting young people in education.

A genuine passion for helping young people to fulfil their potential and flourish in education.

A hands-on approach and a willingness to engage with and form positive relationships with the students.

If you think you are well suited to this role, please apply with your CV ASAP! For further details please contact Ben at Exact ASAP.

At EXACT Education we keep safeguarding and safer recruitment at the forefront of all of our efforts. All of our roles are subject to stringent checks and procedures. To apply for this role you will need to provide documentation proving you are eligible to work in the UK. You will also need to provide or apply for an enhanced DBS certificate on the Update Service
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  • Job Reference: 662715223-2
  • Date Posted: 20 July 2022
  • Recruiter: Exact Education
    Exact Education
  • Location: Alnwick, Northumberland
  • Salary: £70.00 to £90.00 Per Day
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Contract