Speech and Language Assistant

Location: Croydon
Job Type: Permanent
Industry: SEN Support Jobs | SEN
Reference: PE11263245
Salary: £65 - £80 per day
Job Published: 3 months ago

Do you want to train as a Speech and Language therapist but need field-based experience in order to qualify?

Have you considered working in a school-based setting?

Perhaps you like working with challenging students and would like the opportunity to really make a difference to student's education?

A rare opportunity is available for a Graduate Speech and Language Assistant in a lovely SEN Primary School located in Croydon.

• Graduate Speech and Language Assistant
• Full time, Long term position starting immediately
• Earn up to £400 per week
• Speech and Language, Linguistics degrees essential
• Ongoing training and support
• Experienced SENCO as a mentor
• Primary School located in Surrey
• Parking available as well as being 10 minutes away from nearest station

The school are ideally looking for a Speech and Language graduate or a graduate with an exceptional understanding of the mechanics of language and linguistics. This Teaching Assistant post presents a perfect opportunity for the selected applicant to hone their skills in working with pupils in language building.

The Teaching Assistant post includes working with small groups of KS1 and KS2 pupils and recording their week by week development in conversational English. The pupils are mixed in ability and have differing reasons for difficulty with Speech and Language. As such, you will work with the highly experienced Inclusion Manager to support them so they can eventually integrate fully in class and around the school.

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 £40.00.