Special needs teaching assistant to work with complex needs students

  • Reference: PSMTA1309
  • Job Type: Full time
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Location: Chatham
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Duration: After successful probation a permanent contract
  • Working Hours: 8.30am - 3.30pm
  • Holidays: Term time only
  • Salary: Good hourly rate with additional holiday pay
Job Description:

If you have experience/and or qualifications from any setting that you feel are transferable for this role and a passion to make a difference to a young life we would be interested to hear from you.

Special Needs Teaching Assistant would ideally have :

  • Experience and knowledge of working with children or adults with a wide range of abilities
  • Secure knowledge and skills relating to strategies in working with Complex Learning Needs
  • An interest, motivation and passion for working with special needs children and developing skills to facilitate this
  • The ability to reflect on own behaviour to ensure teams are strong and working together to meet the needs of all pupils
  • 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
  • Level 2 (GCSE) Qualifications in English and Maths or equivalent

Interested in this Special Needs Teaching Assistant role, please call to discuss your application with us or apply with your CV and an overview as to why this post is of interest.

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