SEN Teaching Assistant

JN -112018-1732688_1558342817
Date Posted:20 May 2019
£60 - £65 per day

SEN Teaching Assistant

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We are working with a Primary school near Lawrence Weston, who are currently seeking a Teaching Assistant with experience of working with Autism. They require a Teaching Assistant who can start asap and continue working until end of the Academic Year 2018-2019.

The successful candidate will have experience of supporting young people with Autism and a good understanding of communication difficulties.

The work will involve 1:1 intervention sessions as well as supporting pupils in class. Previous experience of working with young people with Autism is highly desirable. It will be expected that candidates will have good quality literacy skills and appropriate educational qualifications to be able to meet these high standards.

Must have:
-Experience with supporting young people with Autism
-Makaton/PECS Training or experience

Highly Desirable:

-Special Educational Needs Experience in a care or Primary school setting
-Understanding and experience of supporting/teaching young people with Autism and challenging behaviour
-Training in Learning Support.

The school is within commutable distance from Portishead, Avonmouth, Clifton and BS10 postcodes. The use of a car is needed to be able to commute to the school as public transport links are limited through the day from central Bristol.

This role might be ideal for you if:

-You worked with young people/young adults on the Autistic Spectrum.
-You are available for work full-time.
-You have a flexible approach and have got understanding of Autism and use of MAKATON/PECS
-You are looking for long-term Teaching Assistant position.
-You currently reside near Henbury, Portishead, Clifton and Westbury or Southmead.

Location: Bristol

By registering with Tradewind, we can offer you:

*We attract top education talent and in return offer top rates of pay
*We care about your training and development more than any other agency - which is why we can offer you more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency, 25 to be exact! That's 18 more than our next nearest competitor
*Great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn up to *£100
*Full interview preparation and assistance - so you're fully prepped and confident, increasing your chances of success
*Help with lesson planning - our support doesn't stop once we've secured you a placement
*Online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability
*Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants

To join us and be successful in these positions you will need to have:

* Experience of Autism.
* This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks
* Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and any employment breaks must be explained
* You must have the legal right to work in the UK

Click 'Apply now' to be considered for this great position or for more information about the role, contact Lottie Dullea on 01173017578/

We look forward to hearing from you and helping take you on the next step of your teaching career.

Tradewind Recruitment is a Sunday Times Top 100 employer - stopping at nothing to ensure our candidates, clients and employees come first. At Tradewind you will have access to 25 fully certified CPD courses, that's 18 more than our next nearest competitor, all focused on making you the best you can be. We have the very best people available to take your call and look after you every step of the way. We pride ourselves on exceptional service and take the time to really get to know you. Put simply; we listen, we learn, we deliver. Why? Because our people matter most.

We specialise in matching Teachers and Support Staff to their dream job, and help Primary, Secondary and SEN schools recruit for a wide range of roles across our 11 offices in the UK, including: London, the West Midlands, the North West, East Anglia, the North East, the South West, Yorkshire, the Midlands, Herts and Bucks.

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