1to1 SEND Teaching Assistant

  • SectorPrimary
  • LocationBlackburn
  • Contract TypeFull-time
  • Salary£per hour
  • Date Posted29 June 2022
  • ReferenceSENTALM

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  • Teaching Assistant
  • Blackburn
  • August 31, 2022

We are working in partnership with a Primary School located in Blackburn who are looking for a dedicated Teaching Assistant to support a child with additional needs on a 1to1 basis. The role is full-time hours (Monday to Friday) and could continue for up to 1 year for the right applicant.

The successful Teaching Assistant must be able to work well as part of a team, have a good work ethic and to support in fulfilling the schools aim to provide every opportunity possible to ensure that each person has every chance of achieving their full potential.

The Head Teacher of the ‘outstanding’ school are searching for an Teaching Assistant will is experienced in supporting children with an educational health care plan (EHCP) and have knowledge and understanding of children or young people with Autism. The Teaching Assistant will be expected to fully  immerse themselves in school life and to be an active part of their dedicated team, ensuring that each child gets the best possible education.

The school are looking for the following attributes from the applicant;

  • Knowledge and experience within SEND
  • High level of communication through body language, gesture, non-verbal cues
  • Experience or passionate in supporting pupils with additional need
  • Pro-active to the needs of the children within the setting
  • Fully involved in the activities of the pupils and taking their lead
  • Tenacious and resilient to changes throughout the sessions
  • Getting down to their level to ensure they fully understand

What we can offer you:

  • Competitive rates of pay
  • The opportunity to develop your knowledge working with a fantastic team with over 106 years experience!!
  • Opportunity to go onto contract with the school
  • Online Timesheet portal
  • We will provide you with our dedicated team of recruitment specialists who are committed in finding the right roles for you.

About Key Stage Teacher Supply:

  • Key Stage Teacher Supply is a leading recruitment agency which focusses on placing Teachers, Teaching Assistants, HLTAs, Cover Supervisors, and Nursery Nurses into a wide range of schools across the Lancashire, Cumbria, Wigan, Blackburn with Darwen and Blackpool. Our experienced and friendly team of recruiters are driven to place you in a school which suits you and supports your career path. This role will provide you with valuable Primary experience to forward your career.

Key Stage Teacher Supply is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expects all supply staff to share this commitment. As part of our recruitment process, we will undertake the necessary checks to complete your registration with us, inclusive of a video interview, current references and DBS check.

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