PRU Teaching Assistant - SALFORD

Recruiter
Empowering Learning
Location
Salford
Posted
18 May 2019
Closes
21 May 2019
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time

PRU - Pupil Referral Unit - Teaching Assistant - Salford

  • SEN Teaching Assistant
  • Pupil Referral Unit (PRU)
  • Challenging Behaviour
  • Salford
  • £80 a day

Empowering are currently working with a Pupil Referral Unit (PRU) based in Salford. They are looking for an experienced Teaching Assistant to start ASAP.

The school caters for students with challenging behaviour, EBD and autism. It was rated as "Good" by Ofsted, with "Outstanding" aspects, and is very well equipped with good facilities and resources, which the staff make full use of to offer the best level of support to students. It is vital to the school that a positive learning environment is created, where both the students and the staff enjoy learning and where there are opportunities for pupils to progress into college or further work-related learning.

You will be expected to work within a small class with a maximum of 7 students. There is a minimum of 1 Teacher and 1 Teaching Assistant to each class enabling all pupils to receive the right amount of care and support. Responsibilities include: managing pupils' behaviour, ensuring students engage with lessons, providing academic support and working under the instruction of the class teacher.

Key skills and experience needed:

  • Experience working in specialist schools such as SEN schools or Pupil Referral Units
  • Previous support work within a school or other child related experience
  • Strong behaviour management and confident with challenging behaviour
  • SEN experience is essential
  • One to one and small group work
  • Professional manner
  • Enthusiastic and friendly, yet firm approach

Please get in touch with the team if you are interested on and ask for the SEN team or respond with your CV for application.

Empowering Learning is a teacher training and placement consultancy who specialise in the training and placement of both overseas and UK trained teachers. We have ex Ofsted Inspectors, QTS Specialists and ex Leadership Teachers working in the office to support all our staff throughout their journey. Empowering Learning Ltd is a committed Equal Opportunities Employer and therefore will not discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, ethnicity, disability or sexual orientation. Please note that successful applicants will be asked to apply for an enhanced DBS check via the Disclosure and Barring Service

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