Special Needs Classroom Assistant

Location: Merton
Job Type: Permanent
Industry: SEN Support Jobs | Primary Teaching and Learning Assistants | Nursery Support | Secondary Support | Primary SEN Support
Reference: PE11263293
Salary: £60 - £70 per day, Benefits: Free CPD, Local Work, Compatitive No Umbrella Companies
Job Published: 11 days ago
Protocol Education are recruiting teaching assistants to work full time in one of our special needs schools located in Merton. This particular school are looking for primary experienced teaching assistants to work with students with complex needs, developing academic studies, communication skills and cognitive stimulation through sensory integration. As part of the role you will be working 1:1 or lead small groups of learners with special needs such as autism and physical disabilities.

As a specialist school, the school require someone who is experienced or open about working in special needs. As part of the role, we offer accredited CPD that include learning strategies, behaviour techniques and medical procedures. As an additional benefit, the school offer residential shift work in the evening and mornings supporting learners in a home setting. Shifts are optional and are separate from working in the school.

Main Duties:
  • Supporting students 1:1 with numeracy & literacy
  • Developing social & communication skills through sensory integration
  • Assessing pupils' levels and ability
  • Comfortable or open to supporting learners with personal care

The school are looking for individuals who are:
  • Keen to learn and develop their skills in education
  • Adaptable, and able to work in a variety of settings
  • Interested in working in different environments
  • Committed and resilient

Benefits:
  • Competitive Rates of Pay
  • PAYE
  • No Umbrella Companies

If this role is of interest to you please submit your CV to alex.conway@protocol-education.com.

Here at Protocol Education, we strive to ensure that each and every candidate has an opportunity to find their ideal job. For a number of years, we are proud to have worked alongside fantastic institutions of learning (Primary, Secondary and SEND) to provide them with high quality teachers and support staff.

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