Y5 1-1 Teaching Assistant - South Manchester

Location: Manchester
Job Type: Contract
Industry: SEN Support Jobs | Primary Teaching and Learning Assistants | Primary SEN Support
Reference: PE11251357
Salary: £300 - £350 per week
Job Published: 16 days ago
Protocol Education are working on behalf of a supportive, one form entry, Ofsted 'GOOD' Primary School in South Manchester. The school are looking for an experienced, SEND Teaching Assistant to support one of their children in Year 5 on a 1-1 basis. The role is due to start in September 2020 and working hours are 8.30am - 3.30pm Monday - Friday. This role is until July 2021.

The child has a diagnosis of Autism and ADHD and requires 1-1 support throughout the day to keep him focused, calm and on track. He is very academically able, but sometimes struggles with concentration and shows sign of challenging behaviour if frustrated.

Your daily responsibilities will include:

Supporting the class teacher with planning, monitoring and delivering creative lessons
Acting as a positive role model and managing behaviour
Ensuring a safe learning environment and approaching education with a child-centred approach.
Support pupils to make good academic progress, under the direction of the teacher
Set challenging and demanding expectations and promote self-esteem and independence
Under the direction of a teacher implement 1:1 intervention to support pupils who have emotional or social barriers to learning
Establish constructive relationships with pupils, acting as a role model and setting high expectations
Promote the inclusion and acceptance of all pupils
Provide feedback to pupils in relation to progress and achievement under the guidance of the teacher

The ideal candidate will have:

A hard-working, energetic and flexible nature
Clear communication skills
A calm, understanding and consistent approach to working with children
Knowledge of Autism, ADHD and Challenging Behaviour.
Ideally, Team Teach trained.

Please apply today directly, or register online and upload your CV at www.protocol-education.com