Teaching Assistant SEN

Recruiter
Monarch Education
Location
Staffordshire
Salary
60.00 GBP Daily
Posted
13 Sep 2017
Closes
11 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Monarch Education are looking to recruit an experienced SEN Teaching Assistant for a Primary school situated in the Walsall area. If you are experienced in working with ASD (Autism Spectrum Disorder) in a school, specialist or care setting then this could be the perfect opportunity for you.

We are working in partnership with a welcoming and inclusive Primary School in Walsall who are looking for an enthusiastic, hard-working and highly motivated Teaching Assistant to provide to one-to-one support for an identified pupil with Autism (ASD).
The school will require and experienced SEN teaching assistant/ Learning support assistant who is:

*Experienced in supporting pupils or adults with Autism and has a strong understanding of how a pupil's needs can be met within a mainstream setting
*Confident managing challenging behaviour in the classroom and using de-escalation techniques. Team-Teach trained is not essential but would be an advantage.
*Skilled working with pupils with communication difficulties; PECS training would be an advantage but is not essential
*Able to demonstrate the impact you have had on a child's progress and development.

You would be joining a well established, supportive and welcoming SEN support team, where you would be well supported within your role and development would be highly encouraged. The school serves a diverse catchment area with several students on roll from minority ethnic backgrounds who speak English as an additional language. The school have a very harmonious and inclusive education policy in which all students are given the support and skills to succeed in education and beyond.

Monarch education has been working with schools across the Birmingham and Black Country areas for over 8 years and has built up an excellent reputation for putting our staff first. The schools we work with appreciate the positive relationships we build with our teachers and this is evident when they speak to our staff.

If this sounds like the next step in your career then please send your CV over to

We are committed to providing equal opportunities for all candidates as well as adhering to strict Safeguarding procedures. Your application will be subject to 2 educational references and an enhanced DBS check.