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SEN Teaching Assistant

Tradewind Recruitment
Luton, Bedfordshire, LU1
£85 - £99/day based on experience, paid to scale
Closing date
Jul 17, 2024

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Job Role
Support Staff
Job Type
SEN Teaching Assistant with Behaviour Experience in Luton

Are you an experienced SEN Teaching Assistant with expertise in managing challenging behaviours? An exciting opportunity has arisen to join a supportive and welcoming ESN (Emotional and Social Needs) school in the Luton area. This role offers the chance to make a significant impact on students' lives while working in a nurturing environment.

Position Details:

Role: SEN Teaching Assistant (TA) with Behaviour Experience
Location: Luton, Bedfordshire
Salary: £90 per day
Start Date: Immediate or as soon as possible
Contract Type: Long-term, with potential for a permanent role after a successful trial period

About the School:

Specialisation: The school caters to students with emotional and social needs, providing tailored support to help them succeed both academically and personally.
Environment: Known for its inclusive and nurturing atmosphere, the school fosters a supportive community for students and staff alike.
Commitment to Excellence: The school is dedicated to maintaining high standards in education and student support, creating a positive learning environment for all.
Professional Development: Offers excellent training and development opportunities, making it an ideal place for those looking to advance their careers in SEN education.

Key Responsibilities:

Behaviour Support: Work closely with students to manage and support their behavioural needs, implementing strategies to promote positive behaviour.
Individualised Learning: Provide one-on-one and small group support tailored to the individual needs of students, helping them engage with the curriculum.
Consistency: Maintain a stable and supportive presence, fostering a safe and encouraging environment for students to thrive.
Collaboration: Work collaboratively with teachers, support staff, and parents to ensure comprehensive support for each student.
Progress Monitoring: Track and report on student progress, adjusting support strategies as needed to meet their evolving needs.


Behaviour Expertise: Significant experience in supporting students with challenging behaviours, particularly in an SEN setting.
Passion for SEN: A strong commitment to working with students with emotional and social needs, with a focus on creating positive outcomes.
Experience: Previous experience in an SEN educational environment is highly desirable, with a proven track record of effective behaviour management.
Communication: Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to build strong relationships with students, staff, and parents.
Proactive Approach: A self-starter with the ability to work independently and as part of a team, demonstrating initiative and flexibility.

How to Apply:

If you are a dedicated and experienced SEN Teaching Assistant with a passion for supporting students with behavioural needs, we want to hear from you! Please send your CV and a cover letter outlining your relevant experience to:

Contact: Karl Beswick
Email: Join our wonderful school community and make a real difference in the lives of students with emotional and social needs. This is your opportunity to contribute to a supportive and dynamic educational environment.

For more information or if you have any questions about the role, feel free to contact Karl Beswick at the provided email

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