SEN Educational Teaching Assistant
PK Education is working in partnership with two special educational needs schools in the Huddersfield area to start asap. Pupils attending these schools range from Autistic spectrum disorder non-verbal, verbal, cognitive, communication difficulties, severe learning difficulties, and moderate learning difficulties. Pupils attending these special schools may have comorbidity, with behavioural difficulties. These schools are looking for EDA's who have previous experience supporting pupils with; ASD/SLD/ MLD for temporary long-term cover.
We are looking for individuals from the following backgrounds:
SEND Teaching assistants, support workers, personal care assistants, social care workers and similar background or experiences.
If you have, the following qualifications and or training this will also be beneficial:
GNVQ level 3 in health and social care, SEND diploma, MA in SEND, Makaton, PECS, Peg feed, personal care, medication trained, hoist training, manual handling, Autism awareness, Team Teach, MAPPA, PRYCE, BSL, sensory training, play therapy or similar training and or qualifications.
Having experience working with individuals with a wide range of special educational needs including:
Verbal and nonverbal Autistic spectrum disorder, Downs Syndrome, Asperger's, specific learning difficulties, severe learning difficulties, profound and multiple learning difficulties, Pathological avoidance difficulties, complex needs and challenging behaviour.
Be able to be flexible in your approach, supporting the class teacher and understanding the core values of the special school setting.
We offer competitive rates of pay £14000- £15000 term time, plus opportunities to further develop your personal career development training with recognised courses.
We pride ourselves on intelligently matching our supply and permanent candidates to schools, ensuring that the opportunities stretch and fulfil career ambitions. This is a promise that we have been delivering since 2005, with our simple, honest approach: offering our candidates highly competitive rates of pay with no hassle. We are committed to get it right. First time. Our mission is simple. To Inspire Potential. In our team. In our candidates. In every child. For more information, contact me