Makaton & PECS Teaching Assistant / TA

TeacherActive Bristol
Somerset, UK
13 Sep 2019
29 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Makaton & PECS Teaching Assistant / TA needed in Somerset

Are you aiming to progress your career by working with SEN students in a main stream setting?

Committed to supporting pupils with Special Needs / SEN?

Do you have prior experience of Makaton or PECS?

A fantastic opportunity for a talented Teaching Assistant / TA who is able to use Makaton & PECS effectively for a Somerset based Special Education Needs / SEN School for children and young people with communication difficulties and Moderate Learning Difficulties / MLD.

The post will be working closely with a small group of children and often on a one to one basis for children who need extra support. This will involve assisting with work set by the class teacher and working as part of a team. This is a great opportunity to join this school on a day to day basis with a view to enjoying a long-term opportunity.

To become part of this team you will be:

• An experienced Makaton trained Teaching Assistant with SEND experience
• A warm and caring individual who truly puts the children first
• Able to provide support to children with varying challenges
• Used to providing personal care and support
• A lovely individual with a sunny disposition and a friendly smile
• Able to work as part of a team

In return you will enjoy:

• Working as part of a lovely team
• Enjoying working in a rewarding environment
• Excellent support
• Wonderful facilities
• Opportunity to join our Team-Teach training scheme

All of our supply staff are paid on a PAYE basis, so you can rest assured that you're paying the right level of Tax and National Insurance and there's no messing around with admin charges coming out of your hard earned cash.

To apply please call georgina on (phone number removed) or email your CV to (url removed)

All applicants will be contacted to discuss suitability and then invited to register with TeacherActive.

Registration involves an enhanced DBS check, ID checks and will require you to supply good professional references. We pride ourselves on excellent service. We can provide a wide range of opportunities in schools and other educational institutions, with good rates of pay, at times to suit your needs.

Regular external audits have shown repeatedly that our standards are exceptional. We are passionate about finding the right staff for each environment.

TeacherActive is an equal opportunities employer, and operates as an Employment Business in providing temporary or contract job-seeking services

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