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Special needs teaching assistant

  • Location: Bristol
  • Start date: 13 Nov 2017
  • Category: Special Needs
  • Job reference: PE10944267
  • Branch: Bristol Secondary SEND
  • Consultant: James Springett
  • Call: 0117 945 3965
Job description
Protocol Education are recruting a number of SEN Learning Support Assistants in the Bristol and South Gloucester area due to the high demand. Pupils will display a range of needs including; Autism, social, emotional and mental health, Dyslexia. Candidates will preferably have experience working with SEN or training. Work will be both daily and long term and this really represents a great opportunity to develop your career in education.

The successful candidate will:
* be enthusiastic and flexible with a very "hands-on" approach
* be prepared to get involved with school life and make a positive contribution to the school
* have high standards of personal presentation
* possess a positive and helpful attitude
* have first class communication skills and be passionate about making a difference

The successful candidate's are likely to have worked in schools previously, or have experience within SEN or perhaps be a graduate undertaking a gap year prior to taking a PGCE in Sept 18.

Opportunity available:
This opportunity will begin ASAP upon successful completion of safeguarding checks, references and clearing. We work with a number of SEN Schools across Gloucester
In addition Protocol Education will be running a Team Teach course in February for a very reduced price of £40 so if interested please make us aware of this

What's next?
If you are interested in applying for the role then please do get in touch as soon as possible. All candidates will undertake a thorough clearing process in line with Ofsted requirements and of course will be willing to undertake a DBS at the cost of £44. This represents a truly fantastic opportunity and consequently we very much look forward to hearing from interested candidates.

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 £44.00.
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