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Special Needs Teaching Assistant

  • Location: Leicestershire
  • Start date: 19 Jan 2018
  • Category: Primary
  • Job reference: PE10972569
  • Branch: Leicester
  • Consultant: Laura Cooper
  • Call: 0115 853 2170
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Job description
Protocol Education are recruiting Special Needs Teaching Assistants to work in Primary Schools across Leicestershire.

Previous experience in this role would be ideal, but is not essential. Passionate candidates with childcare experience outside of a school environment, who have the right attitude and transferable skills are welcome to apply too.

The role;
You will be working with pupils with varied special education needs and disabilities. You may work on a one to one basis or with more than one child, assisting them in and out of the classroom. You will work closely with other school staff in supporting the child you are working with, often tracking and reviewing the child's progress. You will assist with school work in various subjects and will often need to find ways to keep that pupil engaged in lessons. You will need to build a relationship and gain trust from the pupil in order for you to help them improve and raise their attainment in school.

Suitable applicants;
Will have experience working with children with special educational needs and disabilities
Have transferable skills they can use in the classroom
Be committed and passionate about working with children with additional needs
Preferable to have a driving license with access to a car or alternatively be able to travel in the North Leicestershire area in areas such as; Loughborough and Coalville.

Protocol offers:
* Competitive pay
* Access to a range of training courses
* A dedicated consultant
* Local schools with potential for flexible part time, long term or permanent appointments

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