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SEN support assistant Primary School Widnes

Posted 23 January by Academics Ended

Academics Ltd is an education agency who has been working with primary schools in Warrington and Halton for the last 10 years.

We are currently working with a small Church of England primary school on the Widnes/Halewood border that is looking for a teaching assistant to work 1 to 1 with a child with a statement for autism.

They have been allocated funding for a year 2 child with special educational needs.

They are looking for a teaching assistant who can commit to a full time role providing 1 to 1 support, 30 hours a week, Monday to Friday 8.45 am to 3.15pm.

The ideal candidate will have experience of

Supporting children in Key stage 1

Supporting children with autism, Aspergers, or ASD

Understanding current SEN policies and implementation of Education Health Care Plans

Working as a positive team player, sharing best practice and working collaboratively with the class teacher and school SENCO

Positive behaviour management strategies such as TeamTeach would be beneficial

Benefits of the role

Working in a small well run school

Rewarding role supporting one child to learn and develop

Good Ofsted March 2017

Friendly collaborative supportive staff

Ongoing full time contract

Competitive pay rate

Free access to resources

Advice and guidance on changes to education

As an Academics Teaching Assistant you will need

6 weeks experience in an environment working with children with special education needs

Details of someone who can provide a reference on request to account for your experience of working with children

A positive can do attitude

Immediately available to commit to long term full time work with vulnerable children

To be able to work 8.30am to 3.30pm

Teaching assistant qualifications would be beneficial

To find out more about registering with Academics today

Please call and speak to Rachael or Neil or email

All teaching assistants are subject to standard safeguarding and employment checks including a face to face interview and DBS check. Academics Ltd is an employment business

Required skills

  • primary school
  • Teaching assistant
  • HLTA
  • classroom assistant
  • Learning support assistant
  • Autism support
  • Widnes primary TA

Reference: 34298446

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