SEND Teaching Assistant

75 £
Date Placed 13 January


*SEND Teaching Assistant*
Location: Wallsend
Salary: £71-£84 per day
Immediate Start

An 'outstanding' SEND school in Wallsend is looking for a SEND teaching assistant to work with a class of 7 pupils with autism and PMLD. Each class has around 3 to 4 teaching assistants and the school provides amazing training on communication, sensory strategies and behaviour management for new members of staff.
The headteacher is very supportive and is looking to hear from candidates that have an eagerness to learn and be part of a friendly team.
The main duties will include:

Supporting the pupils in their education through the schools own curriculum

Supporting the class teacher with recording attainment, behaviour plans and EHCP paperwork

Carrying out interventions in small groups and 1:1

Following the schools behaviour management policy effectively

Promoting independence with life skills

Providing an outstanding level of safeguarding and pastoral care

The ideal candidate will:

Be available for work Monday to Friday

Have some experience with SEND (desirable but not essential)

Candidates with no experience but a willingness to learn are welcome to apply

Be proactive, energetic, kind and caring

An enhanced DBS on the update service (or willing to go through the process with ourselves)

A full checkable work history

At GSL we are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All our roles are subject to relevant checks and procedures. Our advertised teaching roles relate to real vacancies that exist at our client schools. We offer competitive salaries, paid bi-weekly and a great candidate experience including regular contact from our team and a huge commitment for finding work that you want.
In addition to that, we are currently offering £100 for the successful referral of either Teachers or Teaching Assistants.
For further information on this role or to apply, please do not hesitate to contact Alex Pounder at GSL Education.<br><br>Wallsend