SEND Learning Support / TAs

Location: Shropshire
Job Type: Supply Teaching
Industry: SEN Support Jobs | Secondary Support | Primary SEN Support
Reference: PE11304626
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
Job Published: 27 days ago
Who are we:

A multi-site Academy catering for children with special educational needs in
Shropshire. Our children and young people range from reception age through to sixth form and have a range of
learning difficulties. These include moderate, severe, complex and profound learning difficulties, those with autism,
Downs Syndrome, complex medical conditions, physical and mobility difficulties and some pupils who require personal care.
A number of our young people present behavioural difficulties arising from their condition; many have communication difficulties and use Makaton signing as their primary form of communication.

What is the purpose of the role:
The purpose of this role is to assist in interactive learning, promotion of personal development and ensure that the
curriculum is achieved for the best possible outcome for the student within the academy. Under the instruction and
guidance of the teaching staff, health staff and other professionals, to undertake educational activities and attend
to the education, personal and social needs of the students in order to support their learning and development and
to ensure their safety.

Role requirements:
The successful candidate will be self-motivated, creative and enthusiastic to inspire and achieve the very best outcomes. Commitment to embrace new ideas and challenges whilst having a strong approach to pastoral support for
all children.

Skills required:
· Ability to build good relationships with children, teachers and parents
· Ability to cope with challenging behaviour
· Encourage engagement and inclusion
· Ability to think in a solution focused way
· Strive for quality of best practice

You should be enthusiastic and committed professional who is flexible and reliable and able to work on your own
initiative, with the ability to establish effective working relationships at all levels, particularly as a member of a team.
You should have the relevant skills and personal qualities such as being dynamic and proactive to undertake the
range of duties and the ability to work accurately and consistently.