Learning/Teaching Assistant

Location: Hillingdon
Job Type: Contract
Industry: SEN Support Jobs
Reference: PE11215456
Salary: £60 - £75 per day
Job Published: 8 months ago

At Protocol, our client in Feltham is looking for an experienced special needs teaching assistant to support pupils between 4-19 years old with severe and moderate learning difficulties including ASD.

Our client says the pupil is at the core of everything they do and the whole aim is to encourage pupils to become independent learners and grow to be the best they can be hence a broad and balanced curriculum that is appropriate to a child's needs and abilities.

The ideal candidate would have a caring, enthusiastic, friendly yet firm approach and be able to work in a challenging scenery. Having experience with SEN schools or support work would also be ideal but is not essential.

About the role:
-Daily rate between £60-£75
-Working hours of 8.30-16.00pm for 5 days a week.
-Long term contract till end of academic year.
-Plenty of on-site parking and quick, easy transport links nearby.
-Immediate start and weekly pay.

Specific duties:
-Working with individuals as well as groups of pupils.
-Keeping a close relationship with parents to ensure they are up to date with their child's progress.
-Planning and preparing engaging and interactive lessons.
-Liaising with teaching support services, educational psychologists, speech and language specialists and social services.
-Dealing with personal care.

Requirements:
-Strong team player with relevant experience of working in a childcare/support working setting.
-Warm, friendly, proactive approach to work.
-Flexible in a challenging scenery.
-Passionate about working in SEN and confidence in providing students to work at their full potential.
-Be able to provide a valid DBS or on the update system.

Feel like you have what it takes to take on this challenge? Apply online and someone will contact you within the next few days providing you are successful.