Special Needs Assistant Speech and Language

Location: Brent
Job Type: Contract
Industry: Primary SEN Support
Reference: SEN Speech and Lang
Salary: £65 - 85 per day
Job Published: about 1 month ago

Job type: Special Needs Assistant

Location: Brent

Salary: £65.00 - £85.00 per day

Closing date: 30th September 2022

An Ofsted rated ‘Outstanding’ SEN School in Brent are looking to recruit a number of SEN Teaching Assistant’s to join the welcoming team.

The school are looking to recruit a Speech and Language Assistant to work with pupils in either group’s or on a one to one basis. The position is to start in the new Academic Year in September.

Applications for the position are welcome from candidates of ranging experience although previous experience working with students with challenging behaviour is an advantage.

Do you have a passion and talent for supporting children and young people with special educational needs and a particular interest in Speech and Language?

The school are looking for:

  • Passion for working with young people who require additional support in order to access education and social development
  • 2 or above in a Speech and Language (SaLT), Psychology or related degree
  • Previous experience supporting children with speech and language communication needs or other special educational needs including ASD
  • A proactive and positive individual who is always striving to meet children's learning needs
  • Ability to build rapport with children
  • Experience delivering SLCN interventions would be advantageous

What you can expect as a Speech and Language Teaching Assistant:

  • Working 1:1, and in small groups, providing speech support
  • Deliver interventions to children who have speech and language difficulties
  • Liaising with the class teacher and school SENCO regarding pupil's progress
  • Providing phonics support to children below age expected levels
  • Supporting the class teacher with the delivery of lessons

If you feel this role is well suited to you, please submit your CV below and we will be in touch ASAP. Alternatively, please contact James on 0208 371 7900 or email James.Bentley@protocol-education.com


All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role as well as the Right to Work in the UK. Please see protocol-education.com/candidates/frequently-asked-questions for further details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

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