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Date Added: Sat 24/04/2021

SEN Teaching Assistant

Blandford Forum, UK
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Job Type: Permanent

Salary: £9.5 - £9.9 / hourly

SEN Teaching Assistant

Have you experience of supporting young people with Autism?

Have you got a care background and want to switch to Education? Or perhaps you already work in a school and would like a new challenge? 

The School:

I am working with a special needs school in Blandford Forum who is seeking Teaching Assistants to join their school. The school caters for children and young people between the ages 7- 19 who all have an EHCP for Autism. The school has a host of facilties on offer and uses a theraputic approach to support the varying needs of the students.

About You:

The ideal candidate will have some experience working with young people with special needs but this could be from a variety of settings such as care, youth work, or education. That said if you dont have experience but can demonstrate a passoin for working in this area please also send in your details. 

  • You will need to be able to build positve relationships with young people
  • Be willing to get 'stuck' in, and go the extra mile
  • Listen to what support the teacher needs and adapt accordingly
  • Remain calm and understanding if a student is displaying challening behaviour
  • Have a caring/nurturing nature 
  • Good sense of humour
  • Be able to drive and access to a car

The is a temp to perm role, so after a sucessful 12 weeks working through Supply Desk you will transfer onto a direct contract with the school.

Why Supply Desk?

  • Competitve rates of pay and a salary of £14,719 when on contract
  • Free CPD such as Autism Awareness and behaviour management
  • A dedicated Supply Desk member of staff to support you through the registration and interview process

Please send your cv to #removed# or give me a call on #removed# or #removed# to have a further chat. 



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