Complex Needs LSA

Location: Maidenhead, Windsor and Maidenhead, England
Job Type: Contract
Industry: SEN Support Jobs
Reference: PE11322270
Salary: £60 - £75 per day
Job Published: 25 days ago
Protocol Education are working with a special school in Maidenhead catering for students aged between 4 and 19.

The school is a special school that specializing in working with students with complex needs. The students have physical, medical, communication, hearing or visual impairments or other learning needs. The school prides itself in hiring supportive candidates to make a supportive environment for students. The school is made for students that mainstream schools too physically or emotionally challenging, and not able to cater to the needs.

Complex needs TA's are needed to work in the Secondary Class. Working as a Complex needs TA the ideal candidate will have the understanding that students with complex needs is someone with two or more needs affecting their physical, mental, social or wellbeing. Such needs typically interact with and exacerbate one another leading to individuals experiencing several problems simultaneously.

An experienced TA is Required and will need the following experience:

A year of SENTA experience
Able to do Personal care
Work in a Team
A good knowledge of complex needs
Challenging behaviour experience
PECS or MAKATON
De-escalation qualification (ideally Team Teach)
Communication improvement skills
Creative encouraging ideas

Protocol Education are fully in compliance with Agency Worker Regulations, ensuring you receive equal treatment for pay and conditions after a 12 week qualifying period. Please ask for further details Successful applicants will be subject to satisfactory references, as well as possessing an up to date DBS or be willing to apply for one through Protocol Education.