Teaching Assistant - Primary SEN school
** we are looking for passionate support staff **
Veritas are working with a PRIMARY SEN school that specialises in caring for students on the Autistic spectrum. The school is based in LEATHERHEAD and cater for ages 4-11.
The school have on site school psychologists, behaviour co coordinators and S&L therapists. The classes have 5-8 students per class and the ratio is usually 1 LSA to 2 students.
The school are looking for several EHCA's with ASD experience to support a range of ages. Having experience in dealing with challenging situations and being proactive in your approach to these children is essential - but will also consider people with social worker/support worker backgrounds that have a keen interest in supporting these young individuals.
Ideally candidates will be based locally, have access to a car and be able to commit for the duration of the booking. Located a short distance from a train station, with good links from Epsom.
Key skills and experience needed:
Strong behaviour management
One to one and small group work
Enthusiasm and friendly approach
Team Teach qualified
Manual handling and hoists experience
If you are interested in this rewarding role, please contact Gemma at Veritas
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS FOR VERITAS EDUCATION
All applications are subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, professional reference checks, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) in line with our stringent safeguarding policy
Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and all employment breaks must be explained
You must have legal right to work in the UK
You must be willing to attend a registration interviewVeritas Education work with a variety of schools covering a wide geographical area. We deal with teaching placements at Primary, Secondary and college level as well as support staff positions also within these.
'Nothing within the above advert was in any way designed or intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation. Veritas Education is an Equal opportunities employer and is proud in the knowledge that all placements are made on merit and suitability. We accept applications from all sections of the community