Makakton Assistant

Location: Leicestershire
Job Type: Permanent
Industry: SEN Support Jobs
Reference: PE11267942
Salary: Salary dependant upon experience
Job Published: 13 days ago
A small & friendly Primary School in the heart of Loughborough are looking for a SEN Teaching Assistant to join their SEN Team for an ASAP start. The SENCo is looking for someone that is confident in their ability of the use of British Sign Language (BSL) , Makaton or PECS techniques . The role will involve you supporting two students across the School utilising the use of the techniques and training provided by the School.

The ideal candid ate must be confident within their ability using British Sign Language (BSL), Makaton or PECS techniques and working alongside the SENCo. The SENCo has mentioned that this role will allow you to work alongside her with day to day tasks and will give you a fantastic insight into working with SEN children.

Does this sound like the SEN Teaching Assistant role for you? Do you also have experience using Bri tish Sign Language (BSL), Makaton or PECS techniques? Yes Then please read on below to find out further information! - The School are keen to trial candidates ASAP!

JOB DESCRIPTION
• SEN Teaching Assistant
• Supporting 2 students that are partly deaf
• Utilising the use of British Sign Language (BSL), Makaton or PECS techniques
• Working alongside the SENCo and working with Education Health Care Plans
• Long-term & full-time position - Scope for a permanent contract
• £60 per day - Scope for £70 per day after 12 working weeks
• Located in Loughborough

PERSON SPECIFICATION
• Good academics required - Degree & A-Levels
• It's essential that you have previous experience using Bright Sign Language (BSL), Makaton or PECS techniques
• Must be a caring and supportive individual that is prepared to put the children first
• Good understanding of the Primary curriculum

SCHOOL DETAILS
• Graded 'Good' in latest Ofsted report
• Fantastic SEN Team throughout the School
• Supportive SLT that provide all staff with additional training
• Bright & Modern classrooms
• If you are interested in this SEN Teaching Assistant opportunity, trial days can be arranged immediately!!

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.