An exciting opportunity has arisen for enthusiastic and committed SEN teaching assistant to join a 'Good' school in the Much Hadham area. This role is a one year maternity cover starting from March. This is a specialist residential school and children’s home for young people aged between 5-19. The School is a centre of expertise in supporting and educating young people who have moderate or severe learning difficulties, some profound and multiple learning difficulties.
This fantastic school is located in a small county village, surrounded by a lot of greenery. Due to the location of the school the ideal candidate will need to be driving as there is limited public transport around. They do offer free parking on site.
Your responsibilities will include, assisting with the development and implementation of individual education/behaviour plans, personal care programmes and supporting pupils/students to achieve learning goals promoting esteem and independence.
You will be expected to show a willingness to support pupils/students who can display challenging behaviours and a commitment to equality and diversity, safeguarding and the values and ethos of the Centre/School.
You will be helping them to provide a meaningful and relevant curriculum to their pupils/students through various strategies both in and out of the classroom.
You will work, as directed, with one or more groups of pupils/students in accordance with the needs of the school.
Provide personal care as required e.g. toileting, changing etc; maintaining at all times the dignity and right to privacy of the pupil/student.
The ideal candidate will;
*Have SEN experience (ideally severe and complex needs)
*Can commute to Much Hadham daily
*Will be driving
*Ideally have personal care experience or be willing to learn
*Be able to commit to full time work
*Previous school experience is ideal
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