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Teaching Assistant NG17

Job description

Teaching Personnel are seeking Teaching Assistants to work in a "Good" rated specialist SEN provision in the NG17 area of Sutton - In - Ashfield with children who present with a range of SEN.

The provision caters for students between the ages of 4-19 and there are rising numbers of pupils who have a diagnosis of Autism.

The ideal candidate will have the following qualities and attributes:-

  • Flexible and adaptable to work with a variety of needs and age ranges
  • Experienced working with SEN pupils on a one to one basis and in small groups
  • Be confident to manage challenging behaviour, in particular for those students who have impaired communication abilities
  • Be willing to get involved in team meetings to discuss the progress students (both academically and socially)
  • A positive role model for the students at all times, encouraging positive social behaviour and engagement within the curriculum
  • Able to support both verbal and non-verbal students who may use additional communication aids such as Makaton and PECS
  • Confident to differentiate the levels of support depending on the student's needs and abilities, including those working on P Levels

If you are interested in applying for this role, please click the apply now button. We look forward to hearing from you!

All applicants will require the appropriate qualification and training for this role. For teacher roles, we require a formally recognised teaching qualification. For Support staff our minimum requirement is GCSE English & Maths (A-C) or equivalent.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay.

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

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