SEN Teaching Assistant

Monarch Education
£10000 - £15000/annum
13 Jun 2017
13 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Monarch Education is a UK-wide agency who have been working with schools since 1992 and has built up an excellent reputation for putting our staff first. The schools we work with appreciate the positive relationships we build with our teachers and this is evident when they speak to our staff.

If you are experienced and passionate about supporting pupils with Special Education Needs in a school or care setting, then this could be YOUR perfect role.
Monarch Education are working in partnership with a various Primary School's in Cambridgeshire who are looking for an enthusiastic, hard-working, highly motivated Teaching Assistant to provide 1:1 support for pupils with Autism (ASD), Specific Learning Disorders (Dyslexia, Dyspraxia, ADHD, Dyscalculia), SEMH (Social Emotional Mental Health), Moderate Learning Difficulties, Physical Difficulties, Severe Learning Difficulties.

The schools require experienced SEN Teaching Assistants / Learning Support Assistants who is/ have:

* Minimum of CACHE Level 3 Qualification or equivalent
* Degree' such as BA Hons: Teaching support relevant
* Experienced supporting pupils or adults with Autism; must have a strong understanding of how a pupil's need can be met within a mainstream setting. Minimum of 12 months'
* Confident managing challenging behaviour in the classroom and using de-escalation techniques. Team-Teach trained is not essential but would be a great advantage
* Skilled working with pupils with communication difficulties; PECS and/or Makaton training is advantageous but not essential
* Able to demonstrate the impact you have had a child's progress and development

If this sounds like the next step in your career, then please send your CV along with a short cover letter describing why you would be perfect for the role to Monarch Education. You will then be contacted by one of our consultants.

We are committed to providing equal opportunities for all candidates as well as adhering to strict Safeguarding procedures. Your application will be subject to 2 educational references and an enhanced DBS check.
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