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SEN Teaching Assistant

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Speech and Language Specialist

Do you have experience working with Autism or as a carer for someone with ASC?

If you have experience working with non verbal children with Autism Spectrum Condition and need a flexible working role, Teaching Personnel are looking to recruit Teaching Assistants who have experience developing speech and language to work with children in the classroom and on a 1:1 basis.

The students will use other ways of communication such as PECS, or BSL/Makaton so a knowledge of these is essential to build a relationship with the student.

Building their speech and language is a huge part of educational progress so this role will be very rewarding as you see the students you work with develop and become more independent as a direct of your work with them.

The Candidate

Ideally you will have a flexible nature and be prepared to cover across all years where needed. Your role will be supporting with behaviour management and to engage and interact with the children to enable them access the curriculum fully. The school is committed to work together with everyone involved in the life of their pupils and school. In addition, any of the following skills or qualifications would be desirable to the role:

-          School based SEN experience

-          Makaton experience or BSL (to level 2)

-          An empathetic and caring personality

What we can provide

Teaching Personnel are education specialists with 23 years experience in the field. You will be provided with your own specialist consultant who will take care of your needs and advise you through the clearing and work process. You will have access to free safeguarding training and an online diary so you can manage your work times more efficiently. You will also have access to our CPD Academy, in which you will be able to attend training courses in order to aid your personal development in your career.

What next?

If you are interested in this position please reply immediately by forwarding your CV over to Attiya. Or if you need more information please contact Attiya on the details provided.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see teachingpersonnel.com/faqs for details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We offer all our registered candidates FREE child protection and prevent duty training. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

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