SLD LSA

Location: Hillingdon, Greater London, England
Job Type: Contract
Industry: SEN Support Jobs
Reference: PE11316007
Salary: £60 - £75 per day
Job Published: 26 days ago
Protocol Education are pleased to be helping a SEND secondary school located in Hillingdon in their search for a teaching assistant on a 1:1 basis to support a child with severe learning difficulties. They are active in the community and encourage families involvement within school life.

Essential Requirements for a SEN Teaching Assistant - 1:1 - Severe Learning Difficulties (SLD):
• Providing a calm and nurturing approach
• Previous experience of working with children or in a profession with transferrable skills such as care
• The ability to adapt resources to ensure lessons are inclusive as the child has severe learning difficulties (SLD)
• Be able to provide lots of sensory experiences inside and outside of the classroom
• The ability to work as a team with the class teacher and another TA to ensure progress is monitored and planned for

Desirable:
• NVQ in Childcare and Education Or Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools
• Previous experience of using Makaton/ PECS or Makaton/ PECS trained
• Experience of severe learning difficulties or physical disability
• Peg feeding or epilepsy training

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.