SEN Teaching Assistant
£65-75 per week
ABC Teachers are seeking a passionate Teaching Assistant for an exciting opportunity in a Special Educational Needs School in Erdington, on full-time, long term basis.
The school requires an experienced Teaching Assistant who works well with children with Autism and additional needs to start in September.
About the role:
You will be working with small nurture groups and on a one-to-one basis with students who have a diagnosis of Autism and associated behavioural and social developmental needs.
Use a child-centred approach to provide the best support for students' learning and development.
Support for the teacher in organising effective learning environments and the planning of classroom activities.
This Teaching Assistant role is a full-time, long-term role, but the school are also open to applications for people looking for flexible, part-time work.
About the school:
The school caters to primary aged students with a diagnosis of ASC, with some social, emotional and mental health needs.
It is a friendly, welcoming SEND school with a strong leadership team and positive ethos.
A community feel within the school, where they encourage children to achieve their full potential.
To be considered for the Teaching Assistant position, you will:
Have previous experience working with primary-aged children and students with a range of special educational needs.
The ability to quickly build a rapport with students.
Have strong communications and behaviour management skills.
Be able to work as part of a team and adapt to work independently.
Able to obtain suitable references and a DBS check.
ABC Teachers is committed to safeguarding children, young people, and vulnerable adults. We take our responsibilities extremely seriously. All staff we register will undertake thorough interviewing and referencing checks and hold, or be prepared to undergo, an Enhanced DBS check that must be registered on the Update Service.
About ABC Teachers
ABC Teachers is a market-leading education recruitment and supply agency committed to the learning and development of young people. We are an employer of choice for high-quality primary, secondary and SEND teaching and support staff. We have branches across the country, and
What ABC Teachers offer
As a valued employee of ABC Teachers, you will receive:
Excellent daily rates paid weekly by our in-house Payroll team using the Pay As You Earn (PAYE) system.
Guaranteed pay scheme (subject to availability and qualifying criteria).
Pension contributions (subject to a qualifying period).
Full compliance with AWR (Agency Workers' Regulations), to make sure you get the pay and working conditions you are entitled to.
FREE training to help with your professional development such as Team Teach, Autism Awareness and an online Educare training package.
Generous refer a friend or colleague bonus scheme.
Access to a dedicated consultant, who will provide ongoing support.
How to apply
If you are a Teaching Assistant who can enthuse, motivate and engage students and would like the challenge of working in a demanding and rewarding environment, then we want to hear from you.
Apply today via this website, or for more information about this role and other opportunities across ABC Teachers, please contact our SEND team on (phone number removed).
Due to the coronavirus pandemic and to ensure we are fully compliant with Government guidance relating to social distancing, interviews with shortlisted candidates will take place by video call.