Special Educational Needs Learning Support Assistant.
Are you looking for a rewarding role? Do you have experience supporting people with Learning Difficulties? Do you have a nurturing & encouraging personality?
Then this is the role for you! We have plenty of exciting opportunities coming up to work in Special Schools. The school is in Preston for students aged 11 - 19. The students have Autism, ADHD, Asperger's, PDA / pathological demand avoidance, MLD / Moderate Learning Difficulties & Complex Needs. The post requires a caring and talented Special Educational Needs and Disabilities Teaching Assistant who is a dedicated to supporting children with additional needs.
Due to the nature of the students attending the school the role will require someone who is confident, relational & pro-active!
You will need to feel confident within a classroom environment and be able to take direction from a class teacher.
The role is a long-term position looking to start September 2021!
The role will include:
Assisting the teacher with classroom preparation
Assisting pupils with Toileting & feeding
Leading group work
Helping the class teacher with pupil observations
Being familiar with all the pupils EHCP's
As a Special Educational Needs and Disabilities Teaching Assistant through TeacherActive you will receive:
Competitive rates of pay
Support from a dedicated team of consultants
An excellent referral scheme *Terms and Conditions apply*
Access to a range of unique positions in our schools
If you are interested in a role as a Special Educational Needs and Disabilities Teaching Assistant, please contact Devon on (phone number removed) or email your CV to
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.
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