We are currently seeking a dedicated and compassionate individual to join our team as an SEN Support professional. As an SEN Support, you will play a crucial role in assisting students with special educational needs (SEN) to reach their full potential and achieve academic success.
- Provide one-on-one support to students with special educational needs, ensuring their individual requirements are met.
- Assist students in developing their academic and social skills, fostering a positive and inclusive learning environment.
- Collaborate with teachers and other professionals to create and implement individualized education plans (IEPs) for students with SEN.
- Adapt teaching methods and materials to accommodate the unique needs of students with varying learning abilities.
- Monitor and track students' progress, providing feedback and making necessary adjustments to support their ongoing development.
- Foster strong communication and collaboration with parents/guardians, keeping them informed about their child's progress and involving them in the educational process.
- Support students during transitions between classes and activities, ensuring their safety and well-being.
- Maintain accurate records of student assessments, achievements, and any other relevant documentation.
- Attend relevant training sessions and professional development opportunities to enhance your skills and knowledge in working with students with special educational needs.
Qualifications and Experience:
- Previous experience working with individuals with special educational needs is highly desirable.
- A degree or qualification in special education, psychology, or a related field is preferred.
- Strong interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to build positive relationships with students, colleagues, and parents/guardians.
- Patience, empathy, and a genuine passion for supporting students with special educational needs.
- Knowledge of various learning difficulties and strategies to address them effectively.
- Ability to work collaboratively as part of a team, as well as independently.
- Strong organizational and time management skills, with the ability to prioritize tasks effectively.
- A commitment to promoting inclusion and equality within the educational setting.