27 Mar 2023

Full-Time Teaching Assistant – Special educational needs-Thorpe Norwich

4myschools – Posted by Samantha Perry Norwich, England, United Kingdom

Primary Teacher

Job Description

Teaching Assistant – Special educational needs-Thorpe Norwich

4myschools are recruiting for daily supply and long term  EYFS – KS2  Teaching Assistant and Special educational needs 1:1 roles Thorpe Norwich to work in a Primary school in the Thorpe Norwich area providing them with 1:1 support for pupils with a variety of additional needs such as Autism, ADHD and Challenging Behaviour. Being a Special educational needs Teaching Assistant can be very rewarding, if you have a genuine passion for working with children and you are a strong team player then this could be the opportunity for you!

What we offer:

  • A daily pay rate between £70-£85
  • Flexibility of the days you want to work
  • Term Time Only work
  • Workplace pension
  • CPD Training
  • Refer a friend bonus scheme

As the ideal TA or SEN, you will:

  • Ideally had previous experience working with children
  • Be punctual and professional
  • Be flexible and reliable
  • Have competencies in building rapport, by being engaging and approachable to the children you teach and fellow professionals you work alongside
  • Have an Enhanced, child workforce, disclosure, that is on the update service (preferred but not essential as we can help you apply for this)

Your responsibilities as a TA or SEN will include:

  • Responsible for delivering high quality support to children
  • Supporting the child in and outside of the classroom
  • Break and lunch time cover
  • Support the class teacher by helping with classroom management
  • Provide feedback to the class teacher, and other professionals, on observations you’ve made that day
  • Acting as a role model

What the successfully appointed SEN Teaching Assistant will have:

  • Grade 4 (C) or above in both English and Maths at GCSE level
  • Previous experience supporting children or adults with SEND or SEMH needs
  • Knowledge of a variety of strategies to support the child’s additional needs, such as PECS, Makaton, and Visual timetables
  • A valid, child workforce, Enhanced DBS (please note you can apply for this via 4myschools if you do not currently have this in place)
  • A proactive and can-do attitude with willingness to work within a team
  • A positive approach to classroom management helping create a positive learning environment
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • A holistic approach to supporting children’s development
  • Committed to providing the best possible support to the children, teachers, schools and families you work with
  • Right to work in the UK

About 4myschools:

4myschools is an education employment business. We have been delivering positive social impact from the beginning by reducing the cost of supply teachers to local schools and by paying teachers fairly. We believe that business has the power to change lives. By joining us you will be making a difference to the schools that we work with and the children that you teach. You will also make a difference on an international level to areas of poverty in the developing world. Every time a school uses 4myschools we give charitable donations for access to education in developing countries.

Subject or Expertise : Experience of working as a TA/SEN is preferable but not essential

Job Start Date: dd/mm/yyyy: ASAP

Closing Date for Applications: dd/mm/yyyy: On-Going

Key Stage please select as appropriate: Early Years, Reception, KS1, KS2

How to Apply

If this sounds like the ideal opportunity for you, please send a copy of your CV to katie.joyce@4myschools.org or call 01245 353808

Job Categories: Early Years, Learning Support Assistant, Learning Support Assistant Norfolk, Reception, SENCO, SEND, Special, Support Staff, Support Staff Norfolk, TA, Teaching Assistant and Teaching Assistant Norfolk. Job Types: Full-Time. Job Tags: Primary School, Primary school Norwich, special educational needs Norwich, Teaching Assistant and Teaching assistant Norwich. Salaries: Main Pay Scale.


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