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SEN - Sen Teaching Assistant

Location: CAMBRIDGE, CAMBRIDGESHIRE, UNITED KINGDOM Salary: 16,000-17,000 GBP (UK Pounds) Per annum, inc Benefits
Sector: Education Job Type: Permanent
Shift Type: FULL TIME Applications: 3
Posted: 12 months ago Reference: X3-339429

Are you an experienced teaching assistant looking for your next challenge? Do you have experience of working with children with Special Educational Needs? Do you enjoy making a difference to the lives of vulnerable individuals? - If so, this could be the role for you! 

I am currently supporting a fantastic Autistic Specialist School located in Cambridge, for students between the ages of 5-19. The school is well structured and has a calm, positive atmosphere, where students can learn and have fun at the same time.

With a good reputation across the county and rated 'good' by Ofsted, the School are now looking for an outstanding teaching assistant to join their secondary division. 

Main Responsibilities:

  • Motivate and encourage students as required by providing levels of individual attention, reassurance and help with living and learning tasks as appropriate to the students' needs. 
  • Monitor students responses to living and learning activities through observation and planned recording of achievement. 
  • Establish supportive relationships and trust with students. 
  • Take responsibility for the care and support of designated students. 

What you will need:

  • Experience of working with children and/or young people with special educational needs
  • Experience of working within a school/care setting or similar environment
  • Sound understanding of Autistic Spectrum Disorder
  • Must have the ability to engage with children and young people with ASD


  • Ongoing training and support
  • Opportunities for career progression
  • Will be part of well established, friendly and supportive team
  • Making a difference to young people's lives through their education

If this role sounds like it's for you, please click 'Apply Now!' and I will be in contact with you to discuss your application! 



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