1:1 Teaching Assistant for a Child with Autism at a SEND School in

Recruiter
Confidential
Location
Wigan,Lancashire,United Kingdom
Salary
£70 - £79 Per Day
Posted
29 Jul 2022 03:11
Closes
15 Aug 2022 23:59
Reference
1672565959
Sector
Academy
Job Level
Learner Support / Teaching Assistant
Contract Type
Temporary
Hours
Full Time

1:1 Teaching Assistant for a Child with Autism at a SEND School in

1:1 Teaching Assistant for a child with Autism at a SEND School in Wigan. We are looking for a teaching assistant to work 1:1 with a boy with Autism that will be based in a SEND school in Wigan (WN2), starting in September. Strong Communication skills are essential in order to build a strong, trusting relationship with the boy in order to effectively support and ensure that you can draw out the best in the student, both academically, behaviourally and socially.The school is a fantastic setup that caters high school aged children aged 11-19 that aims to provide high levels of support to all it s students and aims to teach them life skills and independence to thrive once they leave education.The post will start off on a trial basis to establish whether the teaching assistant clicks with the student and if a good working relationship with the student is formed and fits in well at the school, then the Teaching Assistant will be taken on long-term. The ideal Teaching Assistant will have:Experience working with children in an educational setting.Experience working with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND).Experience with ASD and Behaviours that Challenge.Team-Teach (Preferred but not essential and the school are willing to provide this training for the right candidate).A strong work ethic.Great Communication Skills and the ability to build strong relationships with staff and pupils.The ability to personalise and tailor support to the specific needs of different children.In return the successful Teaching Assistant will receive:The opportunity to make a genuine difference.A great rate of pay.Opportunities for additional training.Fantastic prospects of further long-term work for the right candidate.A high level of support provided by your dedicated consultant.If you would like further information on these exciting positions, please call Dan on (phone number removed) or email your CV to (url removed)All applicants will be contacted to discuss suitability and then invited to register with TeacherActive.Registration involves an enhanced DBS check, ID checks and will require you to supply good professional references. We pride ourselves on excellent service. We can provide a wide range of opportunities in schools and other educational institutions, with good rates of pay, at times to suit your needs.Regular external audits have shown repeatedly that our standards are exceptional. We are passionate about finding the right staff for each environment.TeacherActive is an equal opportunities employer, and operates as an Employment Business in providing temporary or contract job-seeking services