Special Needs Teaching Assistant

  • Reference: KM5922TR
  • Job Type: Full time
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Location: Medway
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Duration: Temporary to a permanent position
  • Working Hours: Monday - Friday (Term time only) 34.5 hours
  • Holidays: Term Time Only
Job Description:

Working in partnership with the Headteacher we are looking to recruit a SEND Teaching Assistant to work with students with a range of learning disabilities; dyslexia, mental health, ASD

A care or school based experience will be considered if you have experience working with learning disabilities

  • A good understanding of working with students in a class based environment with special needs
  • Working 1:1 and in small groups to provide personal support to learners.
  • be able to work across all key stages – 1-5
  • You will 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
  • Working alongside the teacher to be a role model and guide, to motivate and enable all students to achieve.

For this SEND Teaching Assistant position it is ideal if you are:

  • Qualified with a relevant Level 2/3 Teaching Assistant certification and/or SEND qualifications.
  • Good understanding of supporting learning and triggers to provide development and growth

A full training programme is in place for continued CPD.

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

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

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