SEN Teaching Assistant - Openshaw

Recruiter
Prospero Teaching
Location
Manchester
Salary
£7.50 - £8.50/hour
Posted
21 Jul 2017
Closes
20 Aug 2017
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
I am currently in the process of recruiting several SEN Learning Support Assistants to work at a special needs college based in Openshaw. This college caters for students aged 16-25, all of which have learning disabilities, complex needs and autism.

As a learning support assistant you will:
-be working 1-1 with students and also supporting in groups.
-support students with services such as sensory rooms and rebound therapy.
-be willing to assist in the personal care of students.
-encourage and promote independence for the young adults.

You must:
- Be enthusiastic, driven and conscientious.
- Have previous experience working with children or young adults with Learning Difficulties.
- Have awareness or experience using PECS, basic sign language or Makaton.
- Be comfortable with personal care.
- Have excellent communication skills.
- Hold a current DBS or be willing to apply for a new one through Prospero Teaching.

If you are interested in this role, please get in contact with Elizabeth on (Apply online only) or