Teaching Assistant

Teaching Assistant
  • £65 - £80 per Annum
  • Long-Term
  • Sheldon, West Midlands, England Sheldon West Midlands B26 1NS
Job Ref: 279799
Sector: Key Stage 2 (KS2)
Date Added: 26 March 2021

SEN TA - Sheldon

Celsian Education are currently working with a lovely special school based in Sheldon who are looking for a teaching assistant with SEN experience to join their team until the end of the academic year after Easter.

This school caters to children with physical needs, severe learning difficulties, profound and multiple learning difficulties, specific communication and learning needs, visual impairment, and hearing impairment. There are both primary and secondary aged pupils, experience with both age groups is deal but you will be placed with pupils you have the most experience with.

This is a long-term, full-time job from 8:30am - 3:30pm. There is generous parking available on site and local public transport links within walking distance from the school. The school are extremely supportive and run regular training sessions after school finished if you want to pick up on skills such as Makaton, PECs etc.

Your roles and responsibilities:

  • Support children with lower ability to help their overall improvement in literacy, numeracy, and social skills.
  • Follow pupils Education Health and Care Plan (EHCP).
  • Support class teacher
  • Adapt teaching style based on individual pupil needs.

The successful candidate will have:

  • Experience working with either primary or secondary aged pupils.
  • Experience working with PMLD, SLD, VI, HI, Autism or Challenging Behaviour.
  • Experience delivering 1:1 and small group support.
  • Level 3 NVQ in Education is desirable but not necessary.
  • Knowledge of Makaton or PECs is desirable but not necessary.

If you believe you have the relevant experience needed for this role, please apply now!

This is a temporary position.

When you work with Celsian Education, you get Competitive rates of pay, Professional support from our team of experienced consultants. Opportunities to progress your career. Ongoing career advice from a dedicated consultant. Free face to face CPD courses. Plus, recommend a friend who's looking for a new role and we'll thank you with £250 of Amazon vouchers for every teacher and £75 of Amazon vouchers for every teaching assistant who registers and works for 10 days.

To find similar roles and register for more fantastic teaching opportunities, apply now or email / Tel: 0121 633 4698.

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.

25/05/2021 16:38:17
GBP 65 80 Annum
Contact Consultant:
Jessica Gill

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