Teaching Assistant 1.1 behavioural difficulties

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
60.00 - 70.00 GBP Annual
04 Jan 2019
28 Jan 2019
Contract Type

One to One Teaching Assistant supporting student with Behavioural Difficulties.

One to One Teaching Assistant supporting student with Behavioural Difficulties.

Hays Education are currently recruiting for a Teaching Assistant to work on a one to one basis with a KS1 student with Behavioural Difficulties. The school have funding for this position, therefore it is likely to be a long term role. However, if the student was to move to an SEN setting or there was a change in the funding then you may no longer be required.

This job requires working 1:1, providing small group support and de-escalating challenging behaviour. Consequently, you should be an engaging passionate individual with the ability to engage disaffected individuals with special educational needs. Key aspects of this job include working cooperatively with other learning support staff and ensuring students make progress. This is a full-time job, working 5 days per week.

To be suitable for this role you must be an experienced Teaching Assistant, preferably with a level 3 childcare qualification. You should have at least 3 months experience of working with primary aged children or young people with emotional behavioural and social difficulties (EBSD/ BESD/ EBD) and/ or Autism. You must have a minimum of 40 days experience of working in schools, centres or provisions that support EBSD/ BESD/ EBD within the last 2 years, which can be referenced. Applicants with experience of working within residential care or supported living will have a significant advantage. You will be passionate about helping young people achieve the best of their potential, be thick skinned and have a good sense of humour.

If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers. By applying for this job you accept the T&C's, Privacy Policy and Disclaimers which can be found at hays.co.uk