LSA Specialist School

Recruiter
Confidential
Location
Bath,Somerset,United Kingdom
Salary
£70 - £70 Per Day
Posted
08 Jun 2022 06:49
Closes
05 Jul 2022 23:59
Reference
1622615759
Sector
Academy
Job Level
Administrator / Coordinator/ Assistant
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

LSA Specialist School

Five Education is supporting a specialist school in Bath and we are looking for resilient and proactive Teaching Assistants. You will be supporting children with SEMH, high functioning Autism, and ACEs (Adverse childhood experiences). Some experience of trauma and additional needs is desirable but not essential and the role involves both group work and one-to-one support throughout the day. This role is both part-time and full-time, working three-five days a week between 8.30-3.30. Experience or an interest in working with children/young adults is essential for this post along with the ability to think on your feet. These students struggle particularly with emotional needs and a calm and empathetic approach when working is desirable. Ideally, we are looking for candidates who are experienced in working with teenagers, and those with behaviour in particular. Responsibilities and duties:· Supporting the students in the classroom· Assisting the students in their work· Working 1:1 · Supporting the student's social and emotional development, including appropriate responses and building relationships· Implementing behaviour management tools in line with the school's policyEssential Criteria:· Experience· A flexible and resourceful approach· Patient and able to relate to the student· You will be able to demonstrate strong behaviour management skills· Have a right to work in the UK (A Valid Visa)· Two recent child based references and relevant DBS/ Police checks· Access to bicycle, car, or near main bus routes.Five Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all of the staff we employ to share this commitment. Successful applicants will be required to undergo checks including reference checks, TRA checks, and will need to have a DBS; there will also be a face-to-face interview. Five Education does not believe in using umbrella bodies, we use PAYE, and how this isn't comparable with umbrella body pay and that there is no admin fee as with Umbrella bodies, and Five Education pay employers national insurance on top of the salary. Please note pay rate is for illustration and does include holiday pay.We welcome and encourage job applications from people of all backgrounds. We particularly welcome applications from Black, Asian, and Minority Ethnic (BAME) candidates as they are currently under-represented at this level