Special needs teaching assistant

  • Reference: RKM1107
  • Location: Rochester
  • Start Date: 2 September 2024
  • Duration: After successful probation a permanent contract
  • Working Hours: 34rs per week 8.30am - 3.30pm (5.45pm on some Tues and 1.30pm Fri)
  • Holidays: Term time only
  • Salary: £16,200 - £17,200 actual pro rata
Job Description:

In partnership with this SEN school we are looking to recruit a Special Needs Teaching Assistant to work with students with a range of learning disabilities; dyslexia, speech & language, mental health, ASD

  • A good understanding of working with students in a class based environment with learning disabilities
  • Working 1:1 and in small groups to provide personal support to learners
  • Ability to work with students of all ages.
  • You will help to ensure all students can thrive and fully develop their social, cognitive and emotional skills
  • Be able to actively promote and assist safe learning
  • Previous experience working with learning disabilities in a classroom based setting is desirable but not essential.
  • Working alongside the teacher to be a role model and guide, to motivate and enable all students to achieve.
  • Good understanding of supporting learning and triggers to provide development and growth

For this SEN TA position it is essential to have:

  • Qualified with a relevant Level 2/3 Teaching Assistant certification and/or SEND qualifications
  • GCSE ‘C’ Maths and English or equivalent

A full training programme is in place for continued CPD.

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

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

If you feel you are suitable for this role, please Apply NOW or call us for further information.

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