1:1 SEND Teaching Assistant
Teaching Assistant with Autism experience required for Didsbury Primary School
Your new school
This outstanding Didsbury based Primary School are looking to recruit a Teaching Assistant to work 1:1 with a child with autism and also has challenging behaviour. This role is to start immediately and will continue until the end of the academic year.
Your new role
In this challenging, but extremely rewarding role, you will work alongside the Teaching and Support team at the school to build positive, meaningful relationships with the student you are working with.
The Teaching Assistant role is primarily to support a child with Special Educational Needs. You will be confident in planning and preparation to work alongside the classroom teacher and to use your skills and experience as an SEN teaching assistant with emphasis on Autism.
What you'll need to succeed
To be successful you must have recent and relevant experience as an SEN teaching assistant, either in a voluntary or paid capacity. You will have a Level 2 or higher qualification or alternatively extensive SEN experience supporting children in the Primary phase who have emotional and behavioural difficulties (EBD) or exercise other complex and challenging behaviours. The challenges you will face day to day mean you must be a dedicated Teaching Assistant with a key passion for supporting children with Special Educational Needs (SEN) and the desire to have a positive impact on building good relationships with staff and students.
What you'll get in return
Not only will you receive all the support you need from a Department for Education accredited recruitment expert, while working for Hays you'll also enjoy a range of employee benefits including access to professional development training and holiday pay. You will also receive £250 in high street vouchers every time you recommend a friend to us*
*Terms and conditions apply*
What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
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