Sen Teaching Assistant

Posted 6 days ago by Zen Educate

BS11, Avonmouth, City of Bristol

We are seeking an experienced SEN Learning Support Assistants to join our dedicated team, providing crucial support in our Reception class.

The successful candidate will play a key role in ensuring that all students, including those with SEN, receive the personalised assistance they require to thrive academically and socially. 

About us: 

We are situated in Avonmouth village and welcome children from Nursery through to Year 6. We are extremely proud of our school and are delighted to celebrate successes and achievements of all members of our School community. We have high expectations for all the children in our School, both academically and behaviourally, and strive to meet the needs of every child. 

About the Role:

 - Provide 121 support to SEN children (Mainly Autism- both verbal and non verbal), fostering a positive and inclusive learning environment.

- Assist in the development and implementation of sensory and communication strategies.

- Collaborate with other professionals to ensure comprehensive support for students with SEN.

- Promote independence and social integration within the classroom setting. 


- Proven experience supporting SEN.

- A thorough understanding of various special educational needs, including but not limited to Autism, ADHD, and speech and language difficulties.

- Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with teachers, parents, and external specialists.

- A compassionate and patient approach, coupled with a genuine passion for making a positive impact on students' lives. 

Benefits of Zen Educate for teachers and teaching assistants: 

- Work-life balance: Zen Educate understands the importance of work-life balance and offers flexible working arrangements to suit your needs.

- Better pay: With Zen Educate, you can earn more compared to traditional agency work, allowing you to focus on your career and personal growth.

- On-hand support: Zen Educate provides ongoing support and guidance, ensuring that you find the right role that matches your skills and aspirations.

If you are an experienced SEN LSA looking for an exciting opportunity in a supportive and inclusive primary school, apply now!

We look forward to helping you find the perfect role to enhance your career.

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