SEND Teaching Assistants - SLD/ASD/MLD/complex needs

Recruiter
Empowering Learning
Location
Richmond
Salary
Up to £10,000
Posted
12 Jan 2021
Closes
14 Jan 2021
Ref
1930999942
Category
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Covid-19 Notice: Empowering Learning is still recruiting staff during the national lockdown, in preparation for positions to start once schools reopen after February half-term. We are also still recruiting for a number of SEND schools that have remained open to supporting vulnerable pupils. All interviews for positions will be conducted over the telephone, and full registration can be completed remotely online.

Empowering Learning are seeking to recruit Teaching Assistants and Learning Support Assistants working in Special Schools for Daily and Long Term cover in West / South West London.

We would be keen to speak to you if you have experience working with children across all age groups and especially keen to speak to you if you have SEND experience.
  • Have you worked in schools with children who have ASD, PMLD, SLD, MLD or SEMH/EBD?
  • Have you worked with children with challenging behaviour?

We will consider those who do not have experience working as a Teaching Assistant on the basis of relevant skills, qualifications and suitable references.

To be a successful candidate you will need to demonstrate that you have a professional approach, the ability to take the initiative, to work effectively with permanent staff. In addition to having the aptitude to form good relationships and be able to communicate effectively with parents and other professionals.

You must:
  • Possess the right to work in the UK
  • Be willing to travel up to 45 - 60 minutes for work
  • Ideally have professional experience working in a childcare based role
  • Have up to date professional childcare related references (covering the last 2 years)
  • Have an enhanced DBS disclosure on the Update Service of be happy to apply for one

If you feel you have the qualities and experience, please send your CV to us.