Teaching Assistant - Visually Impaired

Recruiter
The Education Network
Location
Perry Barr
Salary
£60 per day
Posted
02 Aug 2017
Closes
21 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
TEACHING ASSISTANT
1:1 SUPPORT
VISUALLY IMPAIRED CHILD

The Education Network are looking for a Level 3 Teaching Assistant to join a purpose built Special School based in Perry Barr with excellent transport links across Erdington, Handsworth, Aston and Smethwick. the school provides specialist support to those with Visual Impairements across Nursery, Primary and Secondary.

The Teaching Assistant will be working within a Primary class of approximately 10 children, who have a range of specific needs with the possibility of providing 1:1 and small group support. The Teaching Assistant will have previous experience of supporting those with SEND, ideally Visually Impaired.

We are looking for Teaching Assistants who have:

- At least Level 3 NVQ Qualification
- At least 6 months experience within a school setting
- Previous experience working with the Visually Impaired
- Excellent behaviour management.

In return you will enjoy:

- Excellent rates of pay
- The opportunity to improve your practice
- Working within a Multi Academy Trust with opportunities for promotion
- Performance management systems to allow your hard work to be recognised.

As we expect this position to be highly sought after, we advise only local teaching assistants to apply, and successful applicants will be contacted within 2 days.

The Education Network is committed to Safer Recruitment and recruits to Compliance+ standards. Any appointment will be subject to an enhanced DBS check in addition to other safeguarding checks. The Education Network is an equal opportunities employer. The Education Network is acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy.