SEND Teaching assistant

  • Reference: SENCHCUT
  • Job Type: Full time
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Location: Havering
  • Start Date: 2 November 2020 (Start of Term 2) or sooner
  • Duration: Temporary - opportunity for right person to be offered a permanent position
  • Working Hours: 8.45am - 3.30pm (30hrs/week)
  • Holidays: Term time only
  • Salary: £10.00 - £10.50 per hour plus holiday pay
Job Description:

Teaching assistant required to work with complex needs students aged KS1, KS2 or KS3.

Teaching Assistant ideally has:

  • Experience and knowledge of working with children with a wide range of abilities
  • A general understanding of national/foundation stage curriculum
  • Secure knowledge and skills relating to strategies in working with pupils with Complex Learning Needs
  • An interest, motivation and passion for working with special needs children
  • Calm, controlled and effective communication and relate well to all children and adults within the school
  • The ability to reflect on own behaviour to ensure teams are strong and working together to meet the needs of all pupils
  • Ability to work constructively as part of a team, understanding classroom roles and responsibilities and your own position within this
  • A high level of professionalism and the ability to distinguish personal and professional boundaries in school related relationships both in and outside of the school

You must have:

  • Teaching & Learning level 3 or higher qualification
  • Experience working with students with special needs in a class based environment
  • Level 2 (GCSE) Qualifications in English and Maths or equivalent

This post is exempt from the provision of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974; the successful applicant will be expected to undertake an enhanced DBS and full vetting and safeguard procedures.

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