ALN Teaching Assistant

Excell Supply Ltd
From £45 to £50 per day
07 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We are currently recruiting for an ALN School in the Denbigh area who require additional teaching assistants to cover a variety of roles. Pupils at the school are all on the autistic spectrum and aged between 3-18, with a high volume of teaching assistants present to support their education.

We provide teaching assistants for both day to day and long-term roles at the school, with opportunities for individuals interested in part time and full time roles across the school's three sites.

We are keen to speak to applicants who have any classroom experience, teaching assistant qualifications and a working knowledge of SEN (even if this comes from a non-classroom environment).

The role will involve:

• Helping with schoolwork under the supervision of the teacher

• Preparing learning materials

• Encouraging children to be confident and independent

• Carrying out a child's care plan (education, social, behaviour and personal)

• Encouraging children to communicate

• Supporting children during social activities and outings

• Looking after children's physical needs

• Keeping records

The ideal candidate will have;

·Basic understanding of sign language but not essential (Makaton preferred)

·Relevant qualifications

·SEN experience

·Current knowledge of any changes and developments in the structure of the curriculum

·The ability to liaise with colleagues and working flexibly as part of a team

What to expect from Excell;

·A dedicated account manager

·Regular supply work

·Highly competitive pay rates (paid weekly with expense tax reimbersed)

·Recommend a friend scheme (Receive £50 gift voucher for candidate referrals)

·Access to a vast range of retail discounts (online and in store) with our ‘Rewarding Excellence’ benefits package (no charge involved)

·Entry to our ‘Temp of the Term’ award

·Highly reputable agency throughout the Education sector

·Through compliance checking as an umbrella body for the Disclosure and Barring Service

Successful applicants must have a recent DBS Check registered online or be willing to apply for a new check through Excell. Applicants may be invited to an induction day at the school where they will have an opportunity to meet with staff and experience the day-to-day school environment.

As an education recruitment company, Excell Supply supplies staff to a number of schools across North Wales and may have similar opportunities to the one advertised above.

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