SEN Teaching Assistants Required for Walsall Area

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Staffordshire
Salary
Competitive
Posted
14 Mar 2018
Closes
10 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
PROSPERO EDUCATION ARE RECRUITING SEN TEACHING ASSISTANTS TO WORK WITHIN SPECIAL NEEDS SCHOOLS LOCATED WITHIN WALSALL AND NEIGHBOURING AREAS SUCH AS BURNTWOOD, LICHFIELD AND CANNOCK.
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We are getting inundated with various requirements for SEN Teaching Assistants for both short and long term placements.

The schools cater for primary, middle and secondary age pupils. With a variety of needs catering for pupils statemented with Autism, MLD, SLD, SEMH and ADHD.

The positions would suit individuals who are seeking a challenging, professional, enjoyable, and rewarding experience.
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The ideal candidate should have the following:
*Ideally degree qualified or at least Level 2 or 3 Teaching Assistant qualification.
*Background in working with children and young adults from different settings, such as, youth work, residential, sports coach, etc.
*Experience of working with Special needs; Autism and Social Emotional Mental Health (SEMH)
*Flexible and available for either short term/daily supply or full time work.
*Have a valid DBS on the update service - alternatively you can apply for one through us
*Excellent knowledge and understand of safeguarding policies.

The ideal candidate should be able to demonstrate the following skills:
*The ability to use your initiatives to a variety of situations.
*Caring attitude and a passion to contribute the learning and development of pupils.
*Be a confident person with a warm and friendly approach.
*The enthusiasm of wanting to have a positive impact
*Offer a helping hand wherever possible
*Able to apply behaviour policies effectively.

Salary and Benefits:
*Competitive daily rates of pay from between GBP60 - GBP75
*24/7 support and feedback from experienced specialist education consultants.
*Exposure and networking opportunities to other schools associated with this school.
*Prospero Teaching is committed to embracing equal opportunities and diversity for all employees, workers and applicants; and shall adhere to such a policy at all times.
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As a SEN Teaching Assistant you will need to be flexible as there are opportunities to work across KS1 to KS4. Working alongside the class teacher, you will be working on a 1:1 or small group basis supporting the pupils learning.
You may have to prepare the classroom daily, ensuring the appropriate learning resources are available for use by the pupils. You will be able to contribute to the planning of the various after school activities if needed.
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I am looking for candidates with a proactive, professional, positive attitude and keen to get stuck in.
If interested and would like to find out more information about being part of Prospero Teaching. Contact John on (Apply online only) or email your CV
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Prospero Teaching recruits extraordinary teachers from the United Kingdom, Canada, Australia, Belgium, The Netherlands, Ireland and New Zealand to teach in a huge range of schools across London and the UK. We strive to make a real, notable difference to education and teaching jobs with our global learning opportunities through recruitment, linking classrooms, and training teachers overseas. If relocating from overseas we provide a landing package which includes assistance with bank account set ups, advice on the cost of living, accommodation assistance, and tons of aftercare and training