Complex Needs Teaching Assistant - North Leeds Complex Needs Teaching Assistant
Are you an experienced SEN Teaching Assistant, confident in working with students with complex needs?
Have you worked in a SEN environment with physical and sensory needs?
Complex Needs Teaching Assistant - The Role
We require an experienced complex needs teaching assistant to join a classroom of mixed age students and mixed age ability. This class has a small number of students all with complex needs and profound and multiple learning difficulties. You must have a deeper knowledge of the needs of students with complex learning difficulties and be confident in your ability to support them throughout the school day. There will be some personal care expectations.
Complex Needs Teaching Assistant - The School
The school is situated in an area of Leeds easily accessible by car or public transport, with onsite parking. They have a wide range of excellent resources to provide for the needs of the children, as well as specialist medical staffing on site. They are looking for someone who is looking to commit to a role, long term initially with the view of going onto a permanent contract. Due to the needs of the students they need consistency therefore this role is full time, Monday to Friday between the hours of half past 8 and half past 3.
The ideal candidate will have experience using communication tools such as PECS, Makaton or sign language and be confident in breaking down communication barriers. SEND or childcare qualifications would be beneficial, experience supporting children and young people is essential.
Successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced DBS check (registered on the online update service) and overseas police clearance will be required for candidates who have lived or worked outside of the UK within the last 5 years. You must be able to provide relevant and recent references.
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Important Notice: In order to apply for the above position all applicants must be eligible to work in the UK, or eligible to apply for a relevant work visa. Safeguarding, quality and professionalism is at the heart of what we do. Applicants are required to attend a face to face interview, reference checks and an enhanced DBS disclosure. Celsian Education is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people within education. All of our employees are trained in Safer Recruitment as standard. It is Celsian Educations policy, as a matter of courtesy, to respond to all applications within three working days. However, because of the volume of applications, we are sometimes unable to respond to individual candidates. If we have not contacted you within three working days your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion, please apply for any other position that you may see in the future. Thank you. Celsian Education is a Recruitment Business and is advertising this vacancy on behalf of one of its clients.
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