Teaching Assistant

East Midlands/ contract / £85 - 95 per day

Job Title: SEN Teaching Assistant

Location: Derbyshire

Start Date: April

Salary: £85 - £95 a day

Do you have a knowledge and understanding of a range of teaching styles?

Are you looking for a full time job in a vibrant primary school?

Do you have experience working with SEN and ASD children?

We are proud to be working closely alongside a Primary School in the Derby area that are looking to take on an experienced Teaching Assistant with extensive experience working with children with ASD. The school has a vision for every child to become a successful, independent, resilient, lifelong learner and a responsible member of the community, who can achieve and grow in a nurturing and creative environment prepared for our ever-changing world.

The role itself would be working alongside the KS1/Key stage 1 classes. You will need to have a NVQ level 3 qualification, or equivalent. Extra courses in relation to SEN or ASD would be desirable. You will need to have a good understanding of working with students who require behaviour or communication needs. It will be a lot of working closely in a 1:1 setting, working full time, 33 hours a week.

The successful SEND Teaching Assistant will have:

  • Experience working with children with SEN and Autism
  • Experience working in KS1
  • Able to communicate well between staff and students well
  • Level 3 or higher qualification
  • Extra training in relation to SEN or ASD areas is desirable

In return for the above you can expect to receive:

  • A dedicated team of consultants available 24/7 to help you with the easy onboarding process
  • Guaranteed Payment Scheme *Terms and Conditions apply*
  • CPD Courses and certificates as part of the My-Progression channel
  • Market leading rates of pay
  • TeacherActive Referral Scheme – Receive up to £200 when you refer a friend *Terms and Conditions apply*

Our staff are paid on a PAYE basis, so you can rest assured that you’re paying the right level of TAX and National Insurance and there’s no messing around with admin charges coming out of your hard earned cash.

If you are interested in this position, then click ‘APPLY NOW’ and I will be in touch regarding this fantastic opportunity.

EMAIL : [email protected]

CONTACT NUMBER : 0115 8241888

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