We are urgently looking to employ an experienced and enthusiastic SEN Teaching Assistant committed to supporting pupils, to assist in promoting the learning of all pupils, including but not exclusively, those with special educational needs. The successfull applicant will support individuals and groups of pupils in and out of class.
You will need to hold a Teaching Assistant qualification, have good communication skills and excellent literacy and numeracy skills (GCSE or equivalent, Grade C or above). You should have experience and understanding of SEN and the education system and current developments.
The duties of the post will include: delivering tailored activities to pupils; making sure the pupils you support are able to engage in learning and stay on task during the lesson or activity; listen to pupils read and read to pupils as a class; guide and monitor pupil progress; provide support during exams or school trips.
We are especialy interested in a Teaching Assistant with experience of delivering Speech and Language intervention.
We offer you:
Excellent career development opportunities
A geographical location, being situated near Sovereign Harbour, Eastbourne's award winning Marina. It is part of several miles of beautiful coastline, including the South Downs National Park, the white cliffs of Beachy Head and 1066 country.
A friendly, supportive and caring staff team
A fabulous staff room with complimentary tea and coffee
A cafe that serves at breakfast, break and lunch using freshly sourced ingredients
Local Government Pension Scheme
Free flu vaccine
Highly visible supportive senior leaders