Hearing Impaired Teaching Assistant's Needed in Lambeth.

Location: Lambeth
Job Type: Permanent
Industry: Primary | Primary Teachers | SEN Teacher | Primary Teaching and Learning Assistants | SEN Support Jobs | SEN | Primary SEN Support
Reference: PE11252939
Salary: £300 - £350 per week, Benefits: PAYE Pay, No Umbrella Companies, Free CPD, Local work.
Job Published: 4 months ago
A Special Education Teaching Assistant is needed for full time role in a secondary school located in Tulse Hill. This mainstream school has a special unit for students with hearing loss and special educational needs. Pupils within this school also have Social, emotional and mental health challenges

Benefits - PAYE Pay, No Umbrella Companies, Free CPD, Local work.

Candidates should ideally:

• Be passionate about working in education
• Have experience working with children with SEN
• Be adaptable and able to work in a challenging setting
• Be committed, resilient and positive
• Have excellent attendance and punctuality record
• Communicate with parents and carers
• Able to relay BSL from hearing impaired students to non-signing students or adults.
• Excellent strategic & communication skills, the ability to use initiative and that can work well under pressure.

Required experience:

• Experience working in specialist schools such as SEN schools, Pupil Referral Units or in Youth Work.
• Previous support work within a school or other child related experience.
• Strong behaviour management and confident with challenging behaviour.
• Happy to work one to one and small group work.
• An enthusiastic and friendly, yet firm approach.

Apply now with an up-to-date CV and all successful candidates will be contacted to progress their application.

Please note: 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.