Job Description

Smile Education are supporting an SEN specialist Prmary school based in tamworth on their search for an experienced and passionate SEND Teaching Assistant.

About the School:

The school strives relentlessly to raise aspirations and attainment by providing high quality teaching and learning in a safe a secure environment in which the pupils’ welfare is paramount and where everyone is valued equally.  The school promotes, encourages, supports and celebrates learning.


School Overview:

The setting provides education for pupils with an Education, Health, and Care Plan (EHCP). Catering to students in Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2 they ensure a safe and secure environment where every individual is supported and encouraged to achieve their potential.

Position Overview:

The school are seeking dedicated Education Support Staff to join their team, supporting students with a wide range of needs. Pupils within the school exhibit diverse abilities, with some experiencing learning difficulties and/or delays in their learning.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Provide support to students in various educational settings.
  • Assist in implementing personalised learning plans as per EHCP requirements.
  • Foster a supportive and inclusive learning environment.
  • Collaborate with teachers and staff to ensure students' needs are met effectively.
Requirements:
  • A passion for supporting students with diverse needs.
  • Ability to adapt to varying learning requirements and abilities.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Previous experience in an educational setting would be advantageous but not essential.
  • Hold a minimum of a level 2 in Health and School Care or equivalent.
How to Apply:

To apply for this position, please submit your CV and a cover letter expressing your interest and suitability for the role to Smile Education.

Ref: SM1LEL

We are committed to safeguarding children. Each applicant will be expected to undertake compliance checks including Prohibited list, Barred list, DBS and Qualifications.