SEN Teaching Assistant -Hearing Impaired

Recruiter
The Education Specialists Ltd
Location
Oldham
Salary
Up to £21,000 per annum
Posted
07 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
The Education Specialists (TES) are recruiting on behalf of a primary school based in the Oldham local authority .The school has an excellent reputation within the local authority and high expectations of both its staff and pupils. The school is rated OFSTEd outstanding and continues to strive for the very best for all of it pupils. We are seeking an experienced Teaching Assistant to work with an identified pupil in year 6. The pupil is hearing impaired so knowledge and experience of working with this type of SEN is essential. The school are seeking an individual who has;
-Experience of working with a child with significant hearing loss.
-Good phonics knowledge and experience of delivering phonics sessions
-Good model for clear speech
-Good understanding of grammar concepts
-Ability to provide visual support in a range of formats
-Willingness to work 1:1 with the pupil, making clear and relevant links to class work
-Experience of working in partnership with teachers and a range of specialists, taking guidance to provide the best support possible for the pupil.
Individuals must be able to use their initiative, be flexible and make changes at short notice.
Candidates must be able to fully commit the post which commences January 2018 and is an ongoing, full time contract until July 2017.
Candidates will be required to hold an enhanced DBS disclosure and be subject to safeguarding vetting.

Who can apply?
Individuals with specific experience working with hearing impaired pupilsQualified Teaching Assistants with 1:1 experienceOther education professionals with these skills and experience
How can you be considered?
Email an up to date CV by clicking apply now. The CV needs to show all of your experience working with hearing impaired pupils.We would also recommend a covering letter which highlights your experience and what you can bring to the role.
When? The school will be making a decision immediately. Please get your CV to us immediately.
Do you know some one who would be perfect for this role? We have a refer a friend scheme where you and your friend can earn up to £200. Please pass this on!

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