Behavioural Support Assistant's needed in Kingston.

Location: Elmbridge
Job Type: Contract
Industry: SEN Support Jobs | Primary SEN Support | SEN
Reference: PE11195744
Salary: £60 - £70 per day, Benefits: PAYE Pay, No Umbrella Companies, Free CPD, Local work
Job Published: 16 days ago
Given the current situation with schools being temporarily closed, this role is set to start in September of 2020, however this is subject to change.

Protocol Education are looking for skilled behavioural support assistants to work full time in one of our special need's schools located in Surbiton. The school are looking for teaching assistants to develop academic studies, communication skills and cognitive stimulation through sensory integration.

Part of the role you will be working 1:1 or lead small groups of learners with special needs such as autism and physical disabilities. We are looking for a compassionate and persistent individual aiming to provide a happy and safe learning environment where pupils are positively encouraged to engage in their learning and boost their self-esteem.

As a specialist facility, the school require someone who experienced or open about working in special needs. As part of the role, we offer accredited CPD that include learning strategies, behaviour techniques and medical procedures. As an added benefit, the school offer residential shift work in the evening and mornings supporting learners in a home setting. Shifts are optional and are separate from working in the school.

This is a full-time support position up until the end of the 2020/2021 academic school year, with a competitive salary.

Main Duties:
•Supporting students 1:1 with numeracy, literacy & sensory integration
•Developing social & communication skills through sensory integration
•Assessing pupils' levels and ability
•Behaviour management
•Comfortable or open to supporting learners with personal care

The school are looking for individuals who are:
•Keen to learn and develop their skills in education
•Adaptable, and able to work in a variety of settings
•Interested in working in different environments
•Committed and resilient

Here at Protocol Education, we strive to ensure that each candidate has an opportunity to find their ideal job. For several years, we are proud to have worked alongside fantastic institutions of learning (Primary, Secondary and SEND) to provide them with high quality teachers and support staff.

We undertake safeguarding checks on all our workers in accordance with the DfE statutory guidance Keeping Children Safe in Education'. As part of these checks, we require a current Enhanced DBS Disclosure for everyone working in schools. If you do not have a valid subscription to the DBS Update Service, we will require you to complete a new DBS application as part of the registration process, at a cost of £40.00.