teaching assistant in oxted

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£ 15,500 per year
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job details

oxted, south east
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job type
working hours
£ 15,500 per year
reference number
01293 527416
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job description

Do you have a passion for helping young people with physical disabilities?

Can you communicate well with students, teachers and parents?

Can you make a difference in these young people's lives?

A specialised school for young people with physical disabilities and complex medical conditions are looking for a compassionate and dedicated Student Support Assistant. You will support students within the learning and/or residential environment in order to promote their intellectual, physical, social and emotional development.

Benefits of working for Randstad:
-Great market knowledge to match you to your perfect role
-Dedicated consultant throughout your journey
-Exclusive online services
-Online e-learning training modules
-Career advice
-Advice and editing on your current CV
-On call 24/7
-Team teach training

School Benefits:
-Beautiful, country grounds
-Free on-site parking
-School and staff social events
-Professional and continuous training programmes
-Workshops to support children's communication
-Support to complete Level 3 Diploma in Residential Childcare.
-2:1 staff to pupil ratio
-On-site team of occupational, physio and speech and language therapists

Your responsibilities will include:
-Promoting a caring environment and providing a high standard of care
-Ensuring effective communication with staff and students
-Working 1:1 and in small groups to promote active listening and development
-Maintaining high standards of safety
-Implementing students' care plans appropriately
-Taking part in recreational activities such as pottery, sewing and D&T

An ideal candidate may possess the following skills and capabilities:
-Own means of transport is essential
-At least two professional references
-Excellent communication skills
-A passion for and an interest in SEN and physical disabilities
-Able to work flexible shift patterns
-GCSE grade C or above in Maths and English

If you are looking for a job where you can be part of a team who will offer you the support and training to develop further in your career, then apply now! Interviews are currently being held.

For more information about this role or to apply, please contact Emily Stokes on 01293 527416 or email emily.stokes@randstadeducation.co.uk for a chat about the role.

If this isn't the right role for you, we have an array of positions in the Sussex, Surrey, Essex and Kent area which may also be of interest to you.
Randstad Education maintains the highest standard of child safety and compliance when placing candidates into schools. Any successful candidates will be subject to the compliance process that also includes the enhanced DBS check.


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