1-1 Teaching Assistant

  • Reference: PSNV3009
  • Job Type: Full time
  • Location: Hornchurch
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Duration: Could go permanent to the right person.
  • Working Hours: Monday - Friday
  • Holidays: Term Time Only (with additional holiday pay)
Job Description:

1-1 Special Needs Teaching Assistant required to support a KS1 Non-Verbal student to progress and achieve with their learning, ideally the right candidate will have experience and knowledge of Makaton and Pecs for a Hornchurch School.

Are you looking for an opportunity to support Special Needs and make a difference to a young life?

For this Special Needs Teaching Assistant Role:

Knowledge, understanding and empathy towards supporting students that are Non-Verbal
Be able to effectively manage students’ social interaction and understand triggers.
Be able to actively promote and assist safe learning
You will ensure the student can thrive and fully develop their social, cognitive, and emotional skills.
A good understanding of supporting learning to provide development and growth with the student
To assist with personal care if needed
Special Needs Teaching Assistant Qualification:

A relevant TA Level 2/3 and/or SEND qualification.
Good communication and organisational skills, patient with a positive attitude.
Basic Makaton and Pecs trained would ideally be essential
If you are interested in this Special Needs Teaching Assistant role, please call us for a discussion or apply with your CV and a covering letter.

This post is subject to vetting including enhanced DBS and full compliance for working with children.

Our recruitment process is tailored currently with COVID 19 working safety procedures; Interview procedures will be discussed with short-listed candidates

We aim to promote and ensure equality of opportunity and equal treatment for all. We adhere to ‘Safer Recruitment of Children’ guidance and all staff are fully trained. All potential candidates will undergo rigorous compliance checks to ensure their suitability prior to any work offer.

Apex Education Recruitment is an Equal Opportunities Employer

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