Teaching Assistant/Support Worker - Torfaen

12 Jan 2018
11 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

EBD Learning Support Assistant to work within an Educational Centre in Torfaen. Full time, long term.

I am working in partnership with an Educational centre in Torfaen. The centre caters for around 25 pupils aged between 11-16 years with Emotional and Behavioural Difficulties. The goal of this centre is to introduce pupils back into mainstream education. This EBD centre is seeking a confident and proactive Support Worker/Learning Support Assistant to support pupils with Challenging Behaviour on a full time basis.

As a Learning Support Assistant, you will be assisting the class teacher in preparation and running of daily activities. You will be supporting Secondary age pupils, with both emotional and behavioural difficulties and learning difficulties.

This role is to start as soon as possible and is confirmed until Easter with the likelihood of being extended until the end of the academic year.

In order to apply, you will need:

- First-hand understanding and experience of working with pupils in a similar environment
- Strong behaviour management skills
- Good interpersonal and communication skills - this will be important to build rapport and relationships with the pupils
- Excellent knowledge of differentiating between and adapting to the varying needs of each individual pupil
- Proactive attitude

For this position, it is desirable to have a car in order to travel between sites.

I am looking to interview for this role asap. Please send your CV or call 02920 372328 for further information.

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