Specialist SEN Teaching Assistant

Choice Teachers
10 Oct 2018
08 Nov 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Choice Teachers are seeking to employ a specialist Learning Support Assistant for a full-time role in Stowmarket.

Specialist Support Staff . . .

We are looking for a motivated individual who has a passion for working with young people who have difficulty engaging with education.

We work closely with an Alternative Provision in Suffolk that are looking to employ the right person for a long term vacancy. We are looking for someone to work within the classroom, supporting individuals and groups.

We are particularly keen to hear from LSA’s who have experience working with Special Educational Needs students, or have previously been involved with alternative provision facilities such as Pupil Referral Units.

Ideal Candidate will be . . .

• Have excellent interpersonal and communication skills
• Form a real, positive relationship with a very challenging student who has SEMH needs.
• Maintain firm boundaries and be consistent
• Believe in positive behaviour management approaches and be able to maintain a calm and professional manner
• Have a good sense of humour
• Be able to support with behaviour as well as learning
• They will need to make daily contact with the parent, feedback to school and liaise with staff as appropriate

Candidates must have . . .

• Current DBS check or be prepared to have a new check completed
• Have previous experience working in a School as a LSA or similar
• Be available to start in September 2018.

If you believe that you match our criteria to work with Choice Teachers and you are looking for a new and varied role please apply by sending us your CV.

Apply today for more information on this position and for other teaching and support roles please contact Chris at Choice Teachers

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