Special School Assistant - Southampton - September start

Recruiter
Confidential
Location
Southampton,Hampshire,United Kingdom
Salary
£70 - £75 Per Day
Posted
16 Jun 2022 15:17
Closes
14 Jul 2022 23:59
Reference
1632440413
Sector
Academy
Job Level
Administrator / Coordinator/ Assistant
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

Special School Assistant - Southampton - September start

Academics are recruiting on behalf of an 'Outstanding' Primary SEN School in Southampton who are looking to appoint a number of Special School Assistants to join them in September. They are offering both full and part-time, term-time contracts. All roles are on a temp to perm basis so please only apply if you are ultimately looking for a permanent position.Full-time - 30 hours per week - Mon & Fri 8.45am-3.15pm, Tues-Thurs 8.55am-3.15pmPart-time - 22.5 hours per week - PM split shift - Mon-Fri 10.45am-3.15pmThey are looking for hardworking and resilient Special Needs Assistants who are able to build positive relationships with young people. Someone who can support, motivate and encourage the children with their learning and act as a positive role model. If you are looking for a rewarding and satisfying job, this role is for you. The school caters for pupils aged 4-11 with complex learning difficulties including autism, speech and language disorders and challenging behaviours. All pupils have an Education Health and Care Plan (EHCP). The successful candidates will ideally have had experience of working with children within a school setting. Experience of using PECS, Makaton etc would be an advantage. They are looking for support staff who are compassionate, enthusiastic, reliable and resilient.You will be supporting classes of up to 9 pupils with 1 class teacher and 3 LSA's. You will be required to support on a 1:1 and small group basis and assist with feeding and personal hygiene duties. The school is purpose built and includes soft play rooms, mutli-sensory interactive rooms and a hydrotherapy pool.If you are a Special School Assistant looking for a new position for September, please get in touch and send a copy of your updated CV using the link provided