Teaching Assistant

Recruiter
Huxton Resourcing Ltd
Location
Shrewsbury
Salary
9.00 - 9.50 GBP Hourly + GBP9 - GBP9.50/hour
Posted
31 Mar 2019
Closes
20 Apr 2019
Job Type
Entry
Contract Type
Permanent
Huxton Resourcing are currently recruiting experienced Teaching Assistants.
The successful candidates will support teaching staff in the delivery of the curriculum, as well as provide dedicated, one to one support to students with multi disability/complex needs.
Therefore, you will be confident in managing student's behaviour, and proactively manage student social and emotional well being. This includes prompting independence and supporting the development of communication skills, and positive behaviour.
The student group you will be supporting are very diverse, ranging from those studying entry level preparation for life skills through to level 3 qualifications, and LSAs are allocated according to student needs and where possible, applicants' individual skills and subject knowledge.
Are you:
* Reliable
* Empathetic
* A good communicator
* Calm
* Proactive
* Resilient
If you are passionate about enabling people with disabilities to achieve their individual goals this is the prefect role for you.
Candidates should have an understanding of the needs of people with complex disabilities and be able to deal with them patiently, flexibly and respectfully whilst promoting and maintaining dignity and individuality, particularly when supporting students with practical activities.
Hours vary from 20 - 35 hrs per week, term time only.
We are looking to recruit applicants for immediate starts. Please apply early, as we will interview daily.
This post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check