SEN teaching assistant

Location: County Durham
Job Type: Supply Teaching
Industry: Primary SEN Support
Reference: PE11306583
Salary: £65 - £80 per day
Job Published: 19 days ago
A school based in Chester Le Street are looking for a SEN teaching assistant to help support a student in Year 1 with Autism and Challenging Behaviour to start ASAP .
As children learn at different speeds and in different ways, we are looking for someone patient and caring that is always up for a challenge.

Our client puts the child and their family in the heart of everything they do by having parent link sessions and a range of psychological and therapeutic services for autism and challenging behaviour. Therefore, we are looking for someone with good communication skills and a real passion for helping these young children succeed in life.

If you have experience working with Autism and challenging behaviour or are willing to do sufficient amount of training to gain these skills, then this may be the ideal role for you!

About the role:
-Immediate start with flexibility to work 5 days a week.
-Working hours between 8.30-4.00pm.
-Working on a long-term basis.
-Daily rate between £65-£80.00 per day

Specific duties:
-Strong team player.
-Recognise and celebrate talents.
-Provide confidence to individual SEN students in preparation to life after college.
-Plan lessons and tasks as well as monitoring individual progression.
-Manage pupils individually as well as on a 1:1 basis.

Requirements:
-Good knowledge in special needs.
-Be able to work flexibly.
-Experience in mentoring, teaching, carer for those who have challenging behaviour or complex learning difficulties.
-Be able to provide a valid DBS on the update service or be willing to apply for one.
-Be able to provide 2 references from most recent employers.