SEND teaching Assistant

Axcis Education
Devon, UK
19 Aug 2019
29 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you an experienced TA in OCD, SEMH? Axcis want to hear from you! Axcis have a vacancy for a Teaching Assistant at a well respected mainstream academy school in Exeter working 1 to 1 with a secondary aged child with OCD and SEMH, who also has a history of self-harm.

This fantastic school uses a range of innovative teaching methods to help their students make the most of their educational experience. The school is set in beautiful grounds with outside learning facilities and is well resourced with a fantastic atmosphere upon entering the grounds. Situated in the centre of Exeter and with excellent links to public transport the school is easily accessible.

The role starts on 2nd September 2019 and is five days a week, full time and will go on till at least end of December but potentially till the end of the academic year. The position is general 1-1 support - you will need to have previous experience of working with children with SEMH. A trusting, nurturing relationship is important to the pupil along with a compassionate approach.

If you are a caring, friendly and patient individual then this could be just the kind of role you're looking for. The ideal candidate will be an experienced SEND teaching assistant who has worked with children with SEMH before in a special needs environment and with KS5 pupils.

The hours are 8.30am to 4.00pm, Monday to Friday on an on-going basis. The daily rate is between £70 and £80.

If you're looking for a supply agency that offers work in special schools and/or alternative provisions then Axcis is the recruitment agency for you. As sponsors of the National Autistic Society and other notable SEND organisations, Axcis takes it duty of care to the profession seriously and we do our best to find only the best staff for the schools we work with. Many of our consultants are ex-teachers or support staff with SEND experience, giving Axcis unparalleled knowledge of the sector.

This is a temporary position.

If you are interested, then please contact Tamsin Nee at Axcis Education.

Axcis is an equal opportunities employer. The company is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

All staff will be subject to our stringent vetting procedures, which include an enhanced DBS, full work history, references and a face-to-face interview.

Axcis Education is an employment agency offering temporary supply work for daily, short-term and long-term assignments in addition to permanent positions

Similar jobs

Similar jobs