SEN Teaching Assistant - Pilning
Do you have experience working with vulnerable children?
Are you compassionate and emotionally resilient?
Do you seek to create a warm and encouraging environment for the young people to thrive?
This small setting provides bespoke support for children aged 11-19 years with communication difficulties typically associated with Asperger's Syndrome and Autism. The school provides a learning structure and environment conducive to this specific student profile, designed to help them re-engage with learning and enjoy school life. With the right support, most students have the opportunity to achieve academic success and can work towards GCSEs and equivalent qualifications. This award winning and Ofsted 'outstanding' team are looking for an enthusiastic teaching assistant, with experience in SEN/EBD to join their team. This role is needed on a full time, permanent basis approx 40 hours a week (Monday- Friday). This role is a specialist day school and as a result is a term time only role. All applicants for this position must have their own transport due to the location of the school.
Benefits included with the role:
-Career progression pathway opportunities
-Employee assistance programme
-Perk Box- offering high street discounts
-Refer a friend scheme with the opportunity to get up to £300
-A competitive pay rate
-Free on site parking
Your role would involve:
-Building relationships to help pupils feel supported and safe enabling them to enjoy and learn
-Promoting and encouraging independence and personal development
-Promoting pupils' cognitive, social, emotional, behavioural and physical development
-Supporting the Class Teacher in all areas of the day to day running of the class
-Being flexible and being able to respond to the varying and changing needs of the school
-Some physical intervention may be needed upon occasion, full training on this will be provided.
Key Skills and Qualifications:
-GCSE 'C' in Maths and English or equivalent
-Experience of working in a special school environment is desirable, but not essential
-Level 2 or 3 Teaching Assistant Qualification is desirable, but not essential
-Team TEACH Training is desirable, but not essential
Is this the perfect role for you? Apply now for an interview. Interviews will be taking place in the next 2 weeks.
For more information about this role or to apply, please contact Bryony di Cara on 07546027009.
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