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SEND Teaching Assistant

Bamber Bridge, Lancashire
£69.22 to £78.43 Per Day
Job Type
2 Sep 2022
Temp-to-Perm Teaching Assistant Positions at a Specialist SEND School in Bamber Bridge (PR5). We are looking for Teaching Assistants to work in a fantastic SEND School in Bamber Bridge that caters for children with Autism and a variety of different SEND. The two different roles are outlined below. Teaching Assistant 1: This teaching assistant will be working with children with Autism, Social Anxiety and some other very moderate learning difficulties. These students work at KS3, GCSE and Functional Skills levels so you will need to be able to support students academically as well as being able to personalise their approach to the needs of the students. Teaching Assistant 2: This teaching assistant will be working with children with Autism, Complex Learning Difficulties, Communication Difficulties (Non-Verbal) and Personal Care needs. There is a lot of assisted play involved in working with these children as well as providing lessons in basic life skills. All the roles are on a temp-to-perm basis, where you will be asked to complete a paid trial week to check your suitability for the role. If successful, you will then work a small number of weeks through TeacherActive before starting on a permanent contract with the school. Throughout this process you will be guided and assisted by myself (Dan) as a specialist SEND consultant here at TeacherActive. Whether you come from a background working in schools, working with SEND or working in a care capacity we encourage you to apply as the school are keen to provide additional training to staff to best incorporate them into the staffing team. The main thing is being able to gel with the students and form great working relationships with them. The ideal Teaching Assistant will have: • Experience working/volunteering with children. • Experience with SEND within any setting. • Great communication skills. • The initiative, ability, and desire to creatively support students in lessons. • The ability to build great relationships with the staff and pupils. • A great work ethic. In return the successful Teaching Assistant will receive: • The opportunity to make a genuine difference. • A great rate of pay. • Fantastic prospects of further long-term work for the right staff member. • A high level of support provided by your dedicated consultant. If you would like further information on this exciting position, please call Isaac on (phone number removed) or email your CV to (url removed) All applicants will be contacted to discuss suitability and then invited to register with TeacherActive. Registration involves an enhanced DBS check, ID checks and will require you to supply good professional references. We pride ourselves on excellent service. We can provide a wide range of opportunities in schools and other educational institutions, with good rates of pay, at times to suit your needs. Regular external audits have shown repeatedly that our standards are exceptional. We are passionate about finding the right staff for each environment. TeacherActive is an equal opportunities employer, and operates as an Employment Business in providing temporary or contract job-seeking services
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  • Job Reference: 702323710-2
  • Date Posted: 2 September 2022
  • Recruiter: TeacherActive - Liverpool
    TeacherActive - Liverpool
  • Location: Bamber Bridge, Lancashire
  • Salary: £69.22 to £78.43 Per Day
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Temporary