The successful candidate will work as a part of a team within a class to support and assist the teacher in the daily management and education of pupils. Experience or a dedication to working with children with special educational needs is desirable as is the commitment to learn and apply new skills.
You will need to be resilient, ready for a challenge and be willing to go that extra mile for the pupils. Work may sometimes be carried out outside the main teaching area including off site locations. It would be an advantage to have experience in planning and leading parts of lessons within the classroom setting.
You will need to be experienced in supporting children with moderate learning difficulties, preferably KS1/2 age range on 1:1 Basis or small groups.
You will be required to work alongside the class teacher in providing support for the pupil in carrying out classroom activities following the national curriculum requirements. You will contribute overall to the classroom ethos, behaviour management and school community.
You will hold a min Level 2 Teaching Assistant qualification and/ or Diploma in SEN and have recent experience of working within a mainstream SEN setting.
WHAT WE CAN OFFER YOU:
• Competitive and attractive pay rates offered
• Regular work in local schools
• Supportive school environments with positive leadership, and experienced support staff
• Dedicated and Experienced REED Education consultant to be your contact throughout the assignment, and can offer you a 24/7 contact service
Please note: We undertake safeguarding checks on all our workers, As part of these checks, we require a current Enhanced DBS Disclosure for everyone working in schools. If you do not have a valid subscription to the DBS Update Service, we will require you to complete a new DBS application as part of the registration process, at a cost of £44.00. We also need to be able to obtain 2 recent references. A face to face meeting is always required but we can visit more local to you, but we encourage you to come and meet us in our office next to Stratford station.
Reed Specialist Recruitment Limited is an employment agency and employment business