SEN TA - Primary

Primary school in CornwallFull Time
Posted 2 months ago
About position
Opus Education powered by Zen Educate is currently seeking to appoint a passionate and dedicated Special Educational Needs Teaching Assistant to work in a supportive and dynamic primary school in Truro, Cornwall. Job Description: The successful candidate will be responsible for supporting students with a range of Special Educational Needs (SEN) in a mainstream school environment. You will be working alongside the SENCo, teachers, and other support staff to deliver high-quality provision for students with SEN. Key Responsibilities: • Supporting the SENCo and teachers in the development and implementation of Individual Education Plans (IEPs) for students with SEN. • Providing individual and small group support to students with SEN, both inside and outside of the classroom. • Helping to manage challenging behaviour in a positive and proactive manner. • Assisting with the preparation of resources and materials for students with SEN. • Supporting students with SEN during off-site visits and extracurricular activities. • Liaising with parents and other professionals involved in the care and support of students with SEN. Requirements: • Relevant experience working with students with SEN. • Knowledge of and experience with a range of SEN, including Autism, ADHD, and Dyslexia. • Good communication and interpersonal skills. • The ability to work collaboratively as part of a team. • A flexible and adaptable approach to work. • A current DBS certificate or willingness to apply for one. Benefits: • Competitive rates of pay. • Flexible working arrangements. • Opportunity to work with a supportive and dynamic team. • Access to ongoing professional development opportunities. • Opportunity to work in a range of schools and gain varied experience. If you are passionate about supporting students with SEN and have the skills and experience required, we would love to hear from you.
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