Student Support Assistant

Reed Education
19 Mar 2017
18 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
REED Education are proudly working in partnership with an exclusive independent SEN school are looking for experienced support assistants to work alongside their committed staffing team. The school caters for a wide range of physical disabilities, including complex needs and the school has famous Paralympians as alumni!

You will be working alongside an extensive staffing team who can provide specialist training in manual handling, NVQs in teaching and learning and behaviour management. Recognised for outstanding teaching and learning by Ofsted, the school’s commitment to inclusion is encompassed by their training and development opportunities for staff.

The ideal candidate will hold a Level 2 or 3 qualification in a relevant childcare subject OR be willing to work towards this. You will need to be able to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team whilst having the ability to work under pressure in both an education and care environment. You will have also had previous experience caring for children, young adults or the elderly and further experience with challenging behaviour or disabilities will help you with being successful in this role.

Situated in the beautiful Hampshire countryside, home to Jane Austin and not too distant from both Southampton and London, the school can provide subsidised accommodation for someone who would be willing to work additional boarding duties.

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