SEND Teaching Assistant - Leeds - Full Time - January
Are you a confident, empathetic teaching assistant with experience working with children and young people with Special Educational Needs?
Do you have a passion for making a difference and contributing to the development of young people?
If so, we would love to hear from you!
We are currently looking for a special needs teaching assistant to join a specialist setting in Leeds, this is on a full-time long term basis from January 2021.
You must have previous experience of working with students with Autism and other SEND. You will be working in a primary aged class, supporting students with varied special needs. Experience using communication tools such as Makaton and PECs is essential, but this training can be provided.
The ideal candidate will be nurturing, patient and able to create a calm and safe environment for all students. You must all also be confident in using de-escalation techniques and managing challenging behaviours.
Successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced DBS check, registered on the online update service, and recent references. If you are interested in this role, click apply now.
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.
Celsian Education are proud to operate the Children & Young People Guarantee, if the quality of work undertaken by someone we place has resulted in a negative impact on children's learning within the school then the client will not be charged.
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