Primary based Teaching Assistant with SEN experience

Posted 27 June by Bridge Education and Training ltd Easy Apply

Bridge education are looking to recruit a Teaching assistant, with SEN Support experience to work in a Preston based primary school.

The role will involve:

  • helping with schoolwork under the supervision of the teacher
  • preparing learning materials
  • encouraging children to be confident and independent
  • helping children understand instructions
  • carrying out a child's care plan (education, social, behaviour and personal)
  • encouraging children to communicate
  • giving information and help to teachers
  • supporting children during social activities and outings
  • helping children during therapy sessions
  • recognising when children are upset and comforting them
  • looking after children's physical needs
  • keeping records

Desired qualifications include one or more of the following:

  • Level 2 Award in support work in schools
  • Level 2 Certificate for the children and Young people’s Workforce
  • Level 3 Award in Supporting Teaching and Learning in schools
  • Signature (formerly CACDP) qualifications, including British Sign Language, Deafblind awareness and deafblind communication
  • Makaton (or similar) sign-supported English
  • Royal National Institute of the Blind (RNIB) courses, including Partners in Learning

This post is subject to satisfactory References, DBS and Medical Clearances and proof of legal working in accordance with the Asylum and Immigration Act 1996

Required skills

  • Schools
  • SEN
  • Teaching

Reference: 34669931

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