SEN Teaching Assistant Long Term

Coaching Skills for Schools
From £60 to £80 per day
12 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

SEN Teaching Assistant – Long Term

Blue Ribbon Education are looking for a qualified SEN teaching assistant to work at a Special Educational Needs School in Birmingham. The role is a long term/ permanent contract where the successful candidate will be working with Students with a variety of Special Education Needs, Experience of ASD, PMLD, MLD, SLD and ADHD. You would need to have experience in this area of SEN and the skill of thinking on your feet and being pro-active.

Blue Ribbon Education we are your local Education Recruitment Company, Blue Ribbon symbolises high quality, providing high quality experience staff in the education industry. Bringing Schools and staff together, helping schools and academies fill the increasing variety of teaching and teaching assistant staffing and cover roles. We specialise in long term and Permanent contracts. Helping to place experienced staff into schools, helping to establish a good rapport with the children and staff understanding a school ethos and values.

As a company we are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
All staff will be subject to our stringent vetting procedures, which include an enhanced DBS, full work history, references and a face-to-face interview.

You will have a varied and rewarding position within the School. Your job title will be SEN TA and your duties will include.

    One to One Support - Supporting Students with a variety of Special Education Needs.Working with students with ASD, MLD, PMLD.On occasions providing personal care for the students.Assistant Class Teacher with Behaviour Management.Liaising with Parents and Teachers regarding student progress.
The ideal candidate should have the following:

    Level 3 qualification: Supporting Learning in Schools (or equivalent course).Or level 6 qualification: Childhood Studies degree (or equivalent course).Experience working with SEN students.Flexible and available for full time work.Current, valid DBS (update service).Excellent knowledge and understanding of safeguarding policies.
The ideal candidate should be able to demonstrate the following skills:

    The ability to adapt quickly to a variety of situations.Caring attitude and a passion to contribute the learning and development of pupils.Be a confident person with a warm and friendly approach.Able to apply behaviour policies effectively.
Salary and Benefits:

    Long TermCompetitive rates of pay from between £60- £75 per day (depending on experience)24/7 support and feedback from experienced education consultants.
Working with Special Educational needs is a rewarding role for a person with a caring and compassionate attitude.

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