Creative SEND Teaching Assistant

Location: Barnsley, Barnsley, England
Job Type: Supply Teaching
Industry: Primary SEN Support
Reference: PE11316215
Salary: £65 - £70 per day
Job Published: 22 days ago
Protocol Education are looking for teaching assistants from creative backgrounds such as art, music or acting who are keen to apply their creative skills within special needs schools in Barnsley and make a positive impact on students learning and development. With state of the art facilities, the schools offer tailored curriculum to students ranging from the age of 3-11 working with students with a variety of special needs that include visual/hearing impairments, autism and speech and language difficulties.

As a teaching assistant you will be required to think creatively and apply your skills to sensory sessions, develop students hand eye coordination, speech & language skills, social/communication skills, speech and language skills, independence and cognitive processes. In addition, you will have the opportunity to work within a variety of different subjects such as cooking, art & music.

Main Duties:
Engaging students through creative activities such as music, art, P.E. & cooking
One to one support focusing on students communication and hand eye coordination
Helping with sensory integration within the classroom
Working with the teacher to assess pupils' levels and ability
Ensuring the schools ethos and policies are being implemented

The schools are looking for individuals who are:
Experienced working with children
Dedicated to the development of students learning
Passionate making a difference and providing a positive influence to students

If you're looking for a deeply rewarding role, please get apply with an up to date CV.

Here at Protocol Education, we strive to ensure that each candidate has an opportunity to find their ideal job. For a number of 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