Teaching Assistant with Makaton - Long Eaton

Recruiter
TeacherActive
Location
Derbyshire
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
09 Feb 2018
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
A talented Teaching Assistant who is able to use Makaton & PECS effectively is urgently required for a long term opportunity in a Long Eaton based SEND School for children and young people with communication difficulties and moderate learning difficulties. The post will be working closely with a small group of children and often on a one to one basis for children who need extra support. This will involve assisting with work set by the class teacher and working as part of a team. This is a great opportunity starting in January 2018. To be considered for this role you must have previous experience supporting children with SEND either within a mainstream or specialist setting. Previous experience using Team Teach would also be beneficial although not essential. Team Teach training can be provided for the right candidate. To become part of this team you will be:- - An experienced TA or LSA with SEND experience in Makaton - A warm and caring individual who truly puts the children first - Able to provide support to children with varying challenges - A lovely individual with a sunny disposition and a friendly smile - Able to work as part of a team In return you will enjoy:- - Working as part of a lovely team - Enjoying working in a rewarding environment - Good rates of pay - Excellent support - Wonderful facilities - Opportunity to join our Team-Teach training scheme Our application process:- To apply please call (Apply online only) or email your CV to All applicants will be contacted to discuss suitability and then invited to register with TeacherActive. Registration involves an enhanced DBS check, ID checks and will require you to supply good professional references. We pride ourselves on excellent service. We can provide a wide range of opportunities in schools and other educational institutions, with good rates of pay, at times to suit your needs. Regular external audits have shown repeatedly that our standards are exceptional. We are passionate about finding the right staff for each environment. TeacherActive is an equal opportunities employer, and operates as an Employment Business in providing temporary or contract job-seeking services