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Pastoral Assistant ( SEN Setting)

Job Description

Are you dedicated to making a positive impact on the lives of students with Special Educational Needs (SEN)? Do you possess a compassionate and patient nature, along with a strong commitment to fostering an inclusive learning environment? Dunbar Education is seeking a passionate and empathetic Pastoral Assistant to join our SEN setting starting ASAP If you are enthusiastic about supporting the unique needs of students with disabilities, we invite you to apply.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide vital support to the school's SEN team in enhancing the overall well-being and academic progress of students with Special Educational Needs.
  • Build strong rapport and trust with students, understanding their individual requirements and tailoring support accordingly.
  • Collaborate closely with teachers, therapists, and parents to develop personalized strategies for students' academic and social growth.
  • Assist in the implementation of Individual Education Plans (IEPs) and behavior management plans.
  • Organize and participate in activities that promote sensory, social, and emotional development among students with SEN.
  • Maintain accurate records of interventions, progress, and challenges, while ensuring confidentiality and sensitivity at all times.

Qualifications and Requirements:

  • A genuine passion for working with students with Special Educational Needs, coupled with a patient and compassionate approach.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, enabling effective interaction with students, parents, and multidisciplinary teams.
  • Previous experience in an SEN or pastoral support role is highly advantageous.
  • An understanding of various disabilities, learning challenges, and strategies for individualized support.
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail, crucial for managing records and supporting individual student plans.
  • Proficiency in using relevant software for record-keeping and communication.
  • Flexibility to adapt to the dynamic nature of an SEN setting and collaborate harmoniously within a diverse team.

Why Choose Dunbar Education:

  • Be part of a school community dedicated to empowering students with Special Educational Needs.
  • Play a pivotal role in nurturing an inclusive and supportive learning environment.
  • Collaborate with a team of passionate educators and professionals.
  • Opportunities for continuous professional development and growth.

If you are enthusiastic , dedicated and seeking a rewarding role in Corby, we would love to hear from you. To apply, please submit your CV and a cover letter detailing your experience and suitability for the position.