Lovely SEN setting in Wimbeldon || SEN TA for secondary aged pupils

Zen Educate
20th November start
Expiring 19th July
Wandsworth, London
Full Time
Posted 14 days ago
Job ID: 21832
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Job description

Lovely SEN school are looking for a SEN TA to work with their secondary aged pupils. About the Role: - Full-time position as a SEN Teaching Assistant in a secondary school located in Wimbeldon - Supporting children who are non-verbal and require assistance with personal care - Working closely with the teaching staff to create an inclusive learning environment - Collaborating with other professionals, such as speech and language therapists, to support the development of communication skills - Assisting with classroom activities and ensuring the safety and well-being of the students - Providing one-on-one support to students with their educational and personal development Requirements: - Experience working with children with special educational needs, particularly those who are non-verbal and use wheelchairs - Knowledge of different strategies and techniques to support communication and mobility - A patient and compassionate approach, with the ability to build rapport with students - Strong organizational and time management skills to effectively support multiple students with various needs - Ability to work as part of a team and follow the instructions of the teaching staff - Good communication skills to liaise with parents and other professionals involved in the students' care Qualifications: - Level 2 or 3 Teaching Assistant qualification - Relevant experience in a similar role - Understanding of SEN and the ability to adapt teaching methods to meet individual needs - First Aid training is desirable