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SLD Teaching Assistant

  • Location: Sheffield City Council
  • Start date: 05 Sep 2016
  • Category: Special Needs
  • Job reference: PE10657043
  • Branch: Sheffield Secondary SEND
  • Consultant: Fiona Rhoadhouse
  • Call: 0114 252 1975
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Job description
Moving and Handling

A Specialst school in South Yorkshire are currently looking for a Teaching Assistant with Moving and Handling and hoist experience to assist in multiple classes throughout the school.

The focus of the school is it’s pupils and the development of each individaual to reach their potential. With state of the art facilities the school can offer a wide range of support for pupils with mild to severe and profound learning difficulties, Autism and speach and language disorders.

Your role will be to support on a one to one basis in the classroom and assist with the care and moving and handling of the individual being respectful of their needs at asll times. You will also be responsible for assisting the young person with their work and interaction in the classroom and the whole school. You will work closely with the Class Teacher organising the resources for the day and contributing to IEP’s.

The essential criteria for this post will be to have a Moving and Handling qualification or similar and experience using hoist. A Team Teach qualification would be desirable but not essential.

If you would like to be considered for this role or other Teaching Assistant positions please do not hesitate to apply today or contact Liz at Protocol Education on efurniss@protocol-education.com

Working for Protocol

Working for Protocol gives you the opportunity to have continuous CPD (continued professional development) throughout the year, simple access to online timesheets and the latest positions before anyone else. A dedicated and specialist consultant who will represent you and match you with the most suitable positions. You will also join the refer a friend scheme where each referral will earn you £50 of high street vouchers

About Protocol

Protocol Education is a specialist provider of recruitment services to the education sector, supplying Teachers, Classroom and Special Support Assistants, Instructors, One-to-One Tutors, Cover Supervisors and Nursery Nurses and other Support staff to Primary, Secondary, Special Needs schools, Pupil Referral Units and Nurseries across the UK.

Protocol Education take a "no risk" approach to Safeguarding, providing schools with clear, unambiguous details of the level of checking and vetting we undertaken for each teacher or support worker before they start work in any position.

Protocol Education strives to be innovative. Our "Narrowing the Gap" programme helps schools effectively manage the requirements of Pupil Premium payments; our Effective Inclusion Guide has won plaudits for its highly practical approach to SEN in the mainstream; our candidate CPD and Volunteer programme has helped schools effectively plug skills gaps and helped people back into the workforce. For all of this and more Protocol Education were named Temporary Agency of the Year in the 2013 Recruiter Awards.

Protocol Education's branch network helps bring schools and staff together across the UK while our international office, located in Australia, New Zealand and Canada bring the cream of the worlds teaching talent to the UK.
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