May 10, 2019

Speech and Language Teaching Assistant

  • Just Brighton Jobs
  • Brighton, East Sussex
Contract Education

Job Description

Speech and Language Teaching Assistant £55- £70 Based on experience Brighton Are you a Brighton based psychology or speech and language graduate seeking a Teaching Assistant post supporting pupils with speech and language difficulties? It could be you have qualified in Linguistics or English Language but are committed to supporting pupils with Speech & Language issues? Would you like to support a small class of pupils with speech & Language issues until July as a Teaching Assistant and then into the new academic year? About the School: A primary school in Brighton with superb inclusion, are looking to appoint an aspiring Speech and Language Therapist to support their SEN pupils. To be successful in your application you must be a passionate and inspiring graduate who has previous experience working with SEN children (preferably with Speech and Language) either in a volunteer or paid capacity. The school would like a Teaching Assistant for this post who has: A happy, approachable demeanour that students will take to and An ability to differentiate your approach to pupils with varying needs. Provide a caring, nurturing environment where everyone feels safe and secure. Assess the pupils under your supervision and record your findings for the school to consider. This SEN focussed Teaching Assistant position you will be working with Early Years, Year 3 or Year 5 with classes of around 18 pupils. The classes have pupils with significant special needs, mostly cognitive developmental disorders which places them at levels below their peers. They need support with speech and language as well as other areas of the curriculum. With this school you will be progressing the academic and social achievements of all the SEN pupils in this class. Working with students, either 1:1 or in groups, it will be up to you to ensure all pupils are progressing well and focussed on their lessons. About Supply Desk: Supply Desk is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All of our roles are subject to stringent checks and procedures. To apply for this role you need to provide or apply for an enhanced DBS certificate. We offer: · Weekly Pay · An experienced consultant who has good working relationships with local schools · CPD Opportunities such as Team Teach, Jolly Phonics and Autism Awareness Refer a friend and we will pay you £100 for every person you refer to us once they have worked for 5 days. To apply for this school based in Brighton please call Megan on (phone number removed) or email your cv to


Full Time