SEND Teaching Assistant / TA
Teaching Assistant needed for SEND Students in Stafford.Immediate StartAre you an experienced working with young people and looking for a new challenge? Do you want the opportunity to enrich the lives of children with Special Needs?A SEND school in Staffordshire is desperately seeking a positive, enthusiastic Teaching Assistant / TA to start immediately to support young people with their schoolwork.
Working with students who have SEMH, ASD, ADHD and display challenging behaviour so exceptional behaviour management skills are a must. The Teaching Assistant / TA is expected to work 1-1 with students, building strong relationships and encouraging a positive attitude towards school.
The school caters for children and young adults aged 11 – 18 who can't attend mainstream education. As a SEND Teaching Assistant, it is essential that you have a good standard of education and are able to identify areas of improvement required when working on a 1:1 basis.
This is a long-term placement with the chance of becoming permanent for the right candidate.To be successful in this role you will need to be/have:NVQ Level 3 or equivalent with at least six months experience in UK Schools.Driving license and access to your own vehicleA child centred approachConscientious at all timesExperience with MLD or SENDConsistent approach to challenging behaviourIn return we offer you:Opportunity to join an excellent school and become part of a dedicated teamCompetitive and tax effective pay.
Wonderful learning facilitiesA rewarding roleIf you think you are the right person for this role, please contact Leigh on (phone number removed) or email your CV to All applicants will be contacted to discuss suitability and then invited to register with TeacherActive.
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