SEN Teaching Assistant Selly Oak September

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Posted 2 months ago by Twenty 4 Seven
Selly Oak
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Job Description

SEN Teaching Assistant Selly Oak September

We are actively seeking SEN teaching assistants in the Selly Oak area.

Our clients are various special needs schools in Selly Oak and surrounding areas. We require SEN support workers or TAs who are passionate, enthusiastic and dedicated to supporting children and young adults with special educational needs such as autism/learning difficulties, challenging behaviour and complex needs. These schools deal with children with moderate, severe, profound, multiple and complex needs. There may also be speech, language and communication difficulties.

Applicants must be willing to work with children and young adults with MLD/SLD/PMLD/ASD and complex needs. They must also have relevant and previous experience working with SEND children or adults.

This role is a full-time role long term in a school working 8.30 am till 3.30 pm

Must have:

Experience with SEND children and young adults

A calm, caring, considerate, compassionate manner, being most of all patient.

An understanding of challenging behaviour and safeguarding

Child and adult DBS check on update service or willing to complete a new one

Excellent knowledge of relevant policies/codes of practice and awareness of current legislation

Team Teach is desirable but not a must

Communication and language experience is desirable but not a must

Experience working with special needs

Typical duties of a SEND Teaching Assistant:

Attend to the pupils’ personal needs and suggest or implement related programmes

Supervise and support pupils in access to learning

Assist with the development and implementation of Individual Support Plans and Personal Care programmes.

Provide feedback to pupils concerning progress and achievement under the guidance of a teacher.

Provide detailed and regular feedback to teachers on pupils’ achievements, progress and problems.

Personal care

The key benefits of working with us are:

Your own dedicated and friendly consultant who is available 24/7

Competitive rates of pay

£100 referral scheme for you and those you recommend

CPD courses

A variety of daily positions with flexible hours across the school week

Long-term positions to suit your needs

Opportunities to progress in your career

Minimal administration (no time sheets!)

What you need to do now:

If you’re interested in this role, please click ‘apply now.’

We are very keen to speak with Learning Support Assistants, Residential Workers, Youth workers, SEN Teaching Assistants, and Support Workers interested in this position. If you feel that this is you, please get in touch ASAP!

Your consultant will be in touch with you to arrange the next steps in the recruitment process. All successful applicants attend an interview (online) and undergo relevant safeguarding checks, including an application form.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and adults. Therefore, this position is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.