SEN Teaching AssistantEducation is everything. Could you support children with special educational needs to access education? We provide staff to schools across the area, and we believe in the values of kindness, inclusion, and respect- does this sound like you?Do you have experience of supporting pupils with SEN requirements, additional needs, or disabilities? Are you confident in working with children with autism, cerebral palsy, MLD, SpLD, or other SEN barriers? Have you ever had experience with PECS, Makaton, BSL, or any communication method?The Job...You'll be kept busy, working with pupils across Key Stages within the classroom to access their education. Your days will be varied, supporting children to engage with tasks set by the class teacher, and reach their potential. You'll take initiative, be resilient, and drive pupils to achieve and progress. You'll work on learning activities, promote confidence, and encourage pupils to act independently to succeed.You'll Be...A Qualified Teaching Assistant with experience of children with a disability or SENExperienced working in school environmentsAble to hold student attention and focus with excellent communication skillsPromote happiness, self-reliance and encourage positive interactionsWe're... Academics!Academics are an established and respected education recruiterGenerous rates of payA dedicated SEN ConsultantA large number of schools exclusive to AcademicsHonest and friendly serviceAccess to our 'Refer a Friend' schemeOur staff say...'I had never registered with an agency before and Academics have been wonderful!''A warm, friendly, but professional service''I have worked for several teaching agencies in the past, but this is the first time that I have felt like 'more than just a number'Could this be the role for you? Send your CV over, or give me a call!Is this role not what you're looking for? We are constantly in need of talented education staff to fill a wide variety of positions. Please get in touch and we're happy to discuss our opportunities with you!