SEN Teaching Assistant (TA) - Ipswich, Suffolk

Recruiter
Prospero Teaching
Location
Suffolk
Posted
10 Oct 2018
Closes
14 Oct 2018
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Prospero Teaching are looking for an SEN Teaching Assistant to work in a 'Good' secondary school. You will be supporting children with Autism and severe learning difficulties and this is a long term post to start ASAP.

About the school and contract:

• We are recruiting for a TA to support pupils in a secondary school who have a wide range of complex needs, including challenging behaviours and autism.
• The school are a mainstream secondary school for KS3 and KS4 students.
• The successful Teaching Assistant will be working with students who have Autism and SLD.
• The post is to start ASAP on a long term contract basis.
• Ofsted have rated this school as “Good”

About the successful Teaching Assistant:

• Previous experience working with Special Needs is preferable but not essential.
• Ability to support both students and a range of other professionals working in the classroom.
• A passion for working with children with Special Need especially ASD/SLD.
• Good experience of supporting children with various special education needs.
• Committed to making a positive difference.
• You should either have a childcare qualification or relevant experience or be willing to work towards this.

To be eligible the Teaching Assistant must have/be:

• Highly motivated and focused on achieving the best for every student and the school as a whole.
• A positive attitude, be a positive role model, have the ability to inspire and a desire to make a difference.
• Lots of energy and enthusiasm.
• The ability to engage and motivate students whilst making learning fun.
• Excellent communication skills.

Please apply now with your updated CV, if this or a similar position is of interest.

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