Makaton Specialist Teaching Assistant

Posted 1 week ago by Edustaff

Makaton Specialist Teaching Assistant - Colchester, Essex

If you are an dynamic graduate who wants to help pupils through the vital early stages of education, this Makaton Specialist Teaching Assistant role at a welcoming primary school with a provision for speech and language is for you.

If you are looking to develop a career as a Speech and Language Therapist, this rare opportunity could be what you need to build up your practical experience.

***Makaton Specialist Teaching Assistant at a positive primary speech and language provision in Colchester
***Contracted initially for 1 full academic year from September 2018
***Full-Time post
***£65-£75 per day

To be considered you will need to be a committed graduate who has a calm and caring approach to your work. You should possess a passion for the educational, academic and social well-being of pupils with SEN requirements. You will need to have a knowledge, and ideally training, in Makaton and PECS as this role is to support children with speech and language needs.

In this Makaton Specialist Teaching Assistant post you will be supporting children who have SPLCN within this school's specialist provision. As a Makaton Specialist Teaching Assistant you will be working on communication development and will use Makaton and PECS as a communication tool. You will contribute to ensuring that the learning environment is always inclusive and it is important that you learn how to create and modify learning materials.

A welcoming mainstream primary with a specialist provision for speech and language, this school is found in Basildon and is an exceptional school for those wanting to carve a career in speech therapy. You will be working with professionals in this area and will work alongside Speech and Language Therapists on a daily basis, so aspiring SALTs are encouraged to apply!


Take this incredible opportunity to further your career and apply for this Makaton Specialist Teaching Assistant position click 'Apply Now' to send your CV to Ciara Beazley at EduStaff.

Please note: due to the volume of applications, only successful Makaton Specialist Teaching Assistant applicants will be contacted.

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