Teaching Assistant for SEND

Location: Bristol, Bristol, England
Job Type: Contract
Industry: Primary | SEN Support Jobs | Primary Teaching and Learning Assistants | SEN | Primary SEN Support
Reference: PE11322301
Salary: PAYE competitive salary
Job Published: 16 days ago
Protocol Education are currently seeking SEND Teaching Assistant/SEND TA to work in a primary setting in Bristol. Our client school have a number of roles however they are seeking an individual with SEND experience, and experience of working with children with hearing impediments for a long-term position.

The School

This is a large inner city primary school with a wide and diverse catchment. Having an excellent reputation and great staff retention, they are seeking a confident, personable, and calm SEND Teaching Assistant/SEND TA. Experience working within a SEND school or with children/young people with moderate learning disabilities of some sort AND working with children with hearing impediments is advantageous for this role.

The role

The role is for an SEND Teaching Assistant/SEND TA to work 1:1 with a hearing impaired child in KS1. It is therefore essential that you have has a good level of BSL (British Sign Language) as well as experience in schools as you will be required to sign the learning to the child and support them with their work.

In this role is in a large Primary setting in Bristol and you will be working alongside the class teacher, and SENDCo. The ideal candidate should have the following:

• Have a desire to work with children with SEND

• Ideally have BSL Level 2 certificate

• Have a minimum of 6 weeks relevant experience

• Have a patient and caring nature.

If you are a SEND Teaching Assistant/SEND TA who can motivate and engage students and would like the challenge of working in a demanding and rewarding environment, then we want to hear from you.

Apply today via this website, or for more information about this role and other opportunities across Protocol Education, please contact our team in Bristol on 0117 945 3960.

Due to the coronavirus pandemic and to ensure we are fully compliant with Government guidance relating to social distancing, interviews with shortlisted candidates will take place by video call.