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SEN General Teaching Assistant

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SEN Teaching Assistant Barnsley

  • Continued CPD opportunities
  • Great pay ranging between £55 and £85 per day
  • Full time work

Are you a Level 3 qualified SEN Teaching Assistant who can make a positive impact on young lives? Do you have the experience and knowledge of supporting young children in primary education, excelling in managing challenging behaviour? Are you calm and collected when working under pressure?

If you are a minimum Level 3 qualified or Graduate level Special Educational Needs Teaching Assistant who is looking for the next step in your career, we have the opportunity for you!

A SEN Teaching Assistant is needed for a full time, permanent role in the Barnsley area to start in September 2016. This role offers an excellent salary for the successful applicant with further career development opportunities.

To be successful in this role, you will:

• Support and contribute to a range of activities and meetings in partnership with the multi-disciplinary team.

• Support the delivery of a bespoke curriculum based upon individual needs.

• Excellently manage challenging behaviour from young children with a Statement of Educational Needs.

• Work with medical staff and a consultant psychologist on site, meaning this requires an individual with tact, patience and a broader understanding of special needs outside the normal perimeters found in other local sites.

To apply for this role, you must:

• Be a minimum Level 3 Teaching Assistant or Graduate qualified;

• Have a minimum of 3 months experience working with Special Needs

• Health and Social care experience is acceptable

• The ability to work well under pressure is paramount and flexible working hours a necessity as this job demands some work outside of school core hours.

The closing date for this role is Friday 19th June 2016, with shortlisting and interview to follow shortly thereafter. This could be your opportunity to progress your own career and significantly impact the lives of young children with Special Educational Needs!

For more information please call the Leeds Bradford SEN team on 011322
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