Special Education Needs Teaching Assistant - KS1

Job Type: Permanent
Industry: SEN Support Jobs | Primary SEN Support
Reference: PE11323434
Salary: £325 - £475 per week, Benefits: PAYE
Job Published: 15 days ago
Special Educational Needs Teaching Assistant - Key Stage 1

We are seeking to appoint a Special Educational Needs Teaching Assistant for one our partner schools in WF2. The school is an Outstanding, 3 form entry school. The school prides itself on the work they do with SEND pupils and early intervention ensures the best possible outcomes. The position is permanent, working 27.5 hours per week.

The role:
The school are looking for someone to work with two pupils in Year 2. One has Speech and Language needs, and the other has a range of complex needs. Experience of working with children and young people presenting with social, emotional, and mental health difficulties as well as cognitive difficulties.

What the school are looking for:
• experience of working as a Teaching Assistant across a range of ages and abilities
• good communication skills
• ability to work as part of a team but who can also show initiative and self-motivation
• commitment to helping children learn and make good progress
• optimism, sense of humour and ability to solve problems

In return the school offer:
• A place on a forward-thinking team.
• A child-centred approach
• Support of a strong, caring staff and governor team committed to children's success and the continued success of our school.
• Opportunities for ongoing professional development.
• A school with strong links to the Local Authority SEND services.

If you would like more information about the position, please contact us on 0113 233 7020 or email Jessica.burdis@protocol-education.com