1:1 Teaching Assistant – Lyndhurst/New Forest, Hampshire – ASAP start!Academics are seeking a calm and empathetic Teaching Assistant to work on a 1:1 basis with a girl who has been struggling with her mental health. She has recently been discharged from hospital and joining a specialist SEN school in the Lyndhurst area where she will be fully supported by a great team of teachers, specialist support staff and her family.Due to her previous history with her mental health, the suitable Teaching Assistant would need to be vigilant and have a calm and understanding manner. You will required to support her in class working 1:1 and help her during break and lunchtimes.This is a full-time position starting ASAP. If you get on well, they is the opportunity of applying for a permanent position within the school.The suitable Teaching Assistant will have experience of supporting children with special educational needs, ideally within an SEN environment. You must be empathetic, nurturing, be able to manage varying levels of challenging behaviour and have the ability to think on your feet and adapt to situations. You will be joining an experienced, very supportive team of Senior Leaders, Teachers, and Teaching Assistants and will be provided with the necessary training.If you are looking for a 1:1 Teaching Assistant role in SEN education and live in the New Forest area, please apply!