SEN teaching assistant - Birmingham - September 2019

Academics Ltd
55.00 - 70.00 GBP Daily + GBP55 - GBP70/day
01 Aug 2019
29 Aug 2019
Contract Type
SEN Teaching Assistant - September 2019

Academics Ltd are currently recruiting a behaviour support teaching assistant on behalf of schools, both primary and secondary, across Birmingham for SEN pupils. Some of the extra special educational needs of the pupils may include ASD, social, emotional and mental health difficulties, moderate to severe learning difficulties, or other sensory impairments.

The role includes helping to manage pupils who are showcasing challenging behaviour and providing pastoral and academic support where needed. You will be actively supporting the student with academic support where needed. You will be actively supporting the student with academic development and also supporting them to meet social and behavioural expectations.

To be an ideal candidate for this position, you will need to be able to showcase a resilient character with some experience and enthusiasm for working with children with special needs. You will be a positive role model and have the opportunity to make a real difference to a child's life.

Job Description:

Teaching Assistant with a behavioural focus
Supporting in and out of the classroom providing extra support.
Working with smaller groups of children aged 2-16 and one-to-one
On occasion, providing personal care for the students.
September start 2019 Requirements:

Experience working in a school setting or similar
Being empathetic, calm, patient and confident.
Available to work from September 2019
Level 3 diploma Desirable:

Level 3 / degree education
Experience working with children with SEN is beneficial
Strong knowledge of behaviour management is key
Team teach training / Makaton / First Aid

Apply now for an opportunity for an interview.

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