SEND Teaching Assistant Gainsborough

PK Education
13 Apr 2018
20 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
SEND Teaching Assistant - Gainsborough

PK education are working with a SEND in Gainsborough which supports children and young people with Moderate and Severe Learning Difficulties (MLD / SLD), mostly attributed to Autism. The School caters for pupils who are not able to attend main stream setting whether due to their learning difficulties. The School is a primary only provision and aims to provide its pupils with the tools they need to lead successful lives and on the right path when they leave to go to a Secondary school (mainstream or SEND).

The School provides pupils with core subjects and aims to provide specialist subject in areas that the pupils are interested in. Furthermore, the school is dedicated to improving the social and emotional well-being of each pupil by offering alternative treatments, counselling, sensory rooms and social trips.

PK Education are looking to recruit Teaching Assistants who are able to work on long and short term assignments supporting pupils in a one to one capacity, in small groups and in whole classroom settings. The person in this role will have the flexibility to move to different key stages and will be able to attend staff meetings, contributing information into the support the pupil is given. For longer term candidates in house training may be provided however you will always have the support from the class teacher and senior leaders.

The ideal candidate will be resilient, confident and assertive, Team-Teach or experience with restraint training would also be advantageous but not essential. Due to the nature of the pupil we would ask for candidates to have a calm and caring nature about them, but have the will and determination to help those that need it the most. Those who have worked in similar settings and other SEND schools will be highly favoured for this post however, experience is not necessarily essential.

If you feel you have the skills and commitment to dedicate yourself to such a rewarding position please email me or call (Apply online only).

Working for PK you will have access to;

Continual Professional Development courses to refresh and upskill yourself

A dedicated SEND Consultant, working on your behalf.

Opportunity to work in a variety of Schools across the region on a long and short term basis to suit your needs.

A competitive refer a friend scheme.

Access to candidate competitions and incentives which run throughout the year.

If you would like to register with PK education for any day to day, short term or long term teaching work

If you would like to register to be considered for any opportunities, long or short term with PK education, please register at our website and submit your CV and details. you will also need;

* A Fully comprehensive CV dating back to secondary education with all gaps in employment or study detailed.
* An Enhanced DBS certificate that is registered with the DBS Update Service, if not a new DBS check can be applied for through PK education (full assistance will be provided)
* 2 professional references which cover the last 12 months

PK education is a well-established Education recruitment agency with an ever growing client database. We have highly experienced and skilled consultants that can help you find the supply work that suits you. Your peace of mind is paramount to our practice and by using PK education you can be confident in the knowledge that we are working hard to find you the placement that YOU want. PK education is also committed to equal opportunities and diversity for all employees, workers and applicants

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