Autism SEN Teaching Assistant Jobs

TimePlan Education
Broadstairs, UK
21 Jul 2019
04 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
SEN Teaching Assistant Jobs in Broadstairs

SEN Teaching Assistants immediately required

We are looking for a self-motivated and inspiring SEN Teaching Assistant for our client in the Broadstairs area. We are looking for a Teaching Assistant with experience of working with children and young people with Autism and related behavioural needs. This is a temporary but full-time role with the potential to go permanent for the right candidate.

This is a specialist school catering for children and young people across the age groups with Autism and related needs. The school is based in beautiful grounds within the Broadstairs area with well-equipped facilities. You will be joining a supportive team which has been described as a "Family atmosphere" by previous candidates. Regular CPD is provided to all staff to ensure you are able to carry out your role to the best of your abilities.

We are looking for an SEN Teaching Assistant who:

* Hold a grade C or equivalent in English and Maths.

* Has a nurturing approach, and is confident in their ability to manage behaviour and facilitate learning.

* Holds knowledge of Autism is essential as is its impact on learning. Knowledge of specialist skills such as Makaton, PECs, Sign-a-long, BSL, moving and handling or positive handling is also an advantage.

* Above all we are looking for resilience and an enjoyment of the challenges of working with special educational needs.

* Experience of working within a school setting would be an advantage, but we would also accept applications from those with other child-based experience including youth workers, social workers, care workers or residential support workers.

For more information on this SEN Teaching Assistant job in Broadstairs, call Tara Lancaster on (phone number removed) or apply today

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