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SEND learning support - Newcastle

  • Location: Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Start date: 25 Feb 2019
  • Category: Primary
  • Job reference: PE11034883
  • Branch: Newcastle Primary SEND
  • Consultant: Jonny Greener
  • Call: 0191 279 7270
Job description
This role is for a SEN Teaching Assistant who has an interest in working in a Special School supporting students with complex learning needs. If you feel you can help to make a difference in a student's life, if you work with great positive energy and resilience, then this can be the role for you!

The role will be specifically working with Key Stage 2 students with complex SEN needs (although there are opportunities across Early Years, Key stage 1 and Key stage 2 classes) so prior experience with this age group would be advantageous.

Students have a range of varied learning needs, physical disabilities, sensory impairments and medical needs. The school caters for children with Social, Emotional and Mental health issues and Autism. The students can be challenging so experience working with challenging behaviour is essential. Each class has approximately 6-8 students.

The ideal candidate will have a positive attitude and will work effectively in a team; You will be able to communicate effectively and appropriately with the children, supporting each student with their individual needs. You must be willing to attend any necessary training and be reliable and trustworthy.

The school is based in the Newcastle area and is to start after February half term, ideally 5 days per week but flexible options are available. If you feel like you can do this role please get in touch, please feel free to contact Jonny at Protocol Education on 0191 2797270 for further information. Alternatively, please send an updated CV to jonny.greener@protocol-education.com.

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