Higher level Teaching Assistant
Reed Education is supporting a good secondary school in West Sussex recruit for a Higher Level Teaching Assistant to start after Easter 2014. The role is required for 27.5 hours per week, term time only. The salary displayed is the actual salary.
This is a temporary post in place as long as this child is in on roll here. The school requires a motivated and committed individual to support a young person with Cerebral Palsy. The successful candidate will need to have an understanding of the social and academic difficulties and challenges experienced by a pupil with this condition along with the following attributes:
The ability to co-ordinate and prepare relevant learning activities in school
Good organisational and record keeping skills
The ability to co-ordinate a small, focused team of different service personnel
An awareness and understanding of the difficulties experienced by a pupil with cerebral palsy (physical and sensory)
You will understand the use of communication aids in SEN and be happy to support a daily physiotherapy programme, alongside a personal assistant, as demonstrated by a qualified physiotherapist.
Please apply now if this sounds like a role you would be happy in.