SEN Teaching Assistant

  • Job Reference: 1325539514-2
  • Date Posted: 14 May 2024
  • Recruiter: Prospero Teaching
  • Location: Rossendale, Lancashire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Support / IAG, Teaching Assistant
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Special Needs Teaching Assistant

Prospero Teaching are looking for staff to support an outstanding Special Needs school in Haslingden. The school provides for pupils aged 5-19 who have special educational needs from a variety of conditions, most of which have autism. Staff will need to have the ability to foster strong relationships with the children and to support them with their learning and development.

The Role will consist of:

  • Providing tailored support and working with children with SEN and complex needs.
  • Supporting the class teacher in creating a safe environment that allows children and other students have fun, learn, and make progress.
  • Academic support.
  • Personal care is involved.

The Ideal candidate:

  • Experience of supporting pupils with SEN on a voluntary or paid basis OR/ experience of supporting those with complex needs in a care setting
  • Driven, energetic and keen to pursue a career in education and special needs.
  • Has a strong commitment to teamwork and upholding the schools values

Position Details:

  • LOCATION - Haslingden (BB4)
  • POSITION - Learning Support Assistant
  • CONTRACT TYPE - Temporary - Permanent
  • HOURS - Full time Monday - Friday 8.30am -3.30pm
  • START DATE -03/09/2024

To be considered for this role, you will have to register with Prospero Teaching and complete a Child & Adult DBS which is on the update service, unless you already have one.

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