Are you an experienced, enthusiastic and energetic Teaching Assistant looking for a challenging and exciting opportunity?
We currently have a vacancy for an SEN Teaching Assistants to work with children with special needs including EBD, PLD, SLD, MLD and Autism across KS1- KS4.
Knowledge of Makaton or PECS is an advantage, but not necessary.
We are seeking individuals with excellent SEN knowledge and background with working with pupils with Special Educational Needs, who can demonstrate an ability to combine a strong classroom presence with excellent student achievement. Candidates must possess a genuine interest in this specialist area and be student focused.
The ideal candidate will have:
Able experience of supporting children in the last 2 years in an educational setting or NVQ or -equivalent qualification as a Teaching Assistant (preferable although this is not essential)
Team Teach and Manual handling qualifications (not essential)
A passion for learning and commitment to working with students who have additional learning and engagement needs
Committed to raising attainment
Excellent organisational skills
Strong behaviour management skills
3 months reference
For more information about this position please email your cv and covering letter alternatively please call 0117 930 4000