Teaching Assistant Hearing Impairment

Location: Hounslow
Job Type: Permanent
Industry: Secondary Support
Reference: Special Educathjkhjk
Salary: £500 - 600 per week
Job Published: 15 days ago

Special Educational Needs Teaching Assistant (SEN TA) - Hearing Impairment Unit

Location: Hounslow

Hours: Full-time, 8:15 am - 3:30 pm, Monday to Friday

Contract: Long-term

We are currently seeking a passionate and dedicated Special Educational Needs Teaching Assistant to join our team and support students with hearing impairments in our specialized unit. The successful candidate will work 1-1 or in small groups, providing invaluable support to ensure the academic and social development of deaf students aged 11-16 years.

About Mainstream Secondary School: students ages 11-16years

Responsibilities:

Provide tailored support to deaf students, both 1-1 and in small groups, to facilitate their learning and development.

Collaborate with the teaching staff to implement individualized education plans (IEPs) and adapt teaching materials as needed.

Foster a positive and inclusive learning environment that encourages the social integration of students with hearing impairments.

Assist in the use and maintenance of hearing aids, assistive technology, and other resources required for students' specific needs.

Work closely with the SENCO (Special Educational Needs Coordinator) and other professionals to ensure the well-being and progress of students.

Qualifications and Experience:

Previous experience working with students with hearing impairments is desirable but not essential.

A relevant qualification in Special Education or related field is advantageous.

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills are crucial.

Patience, empathy, and a genuine passion for supporting students with special educational needs.

Ability to adapt and be flexible in a dynamic educational environment.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see the FAQs on the Protocol Education website for further details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

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