£14.5k - 18k per year
Permanent | Full Time
Psychology Graduate role
SEN Teaching Assistant Role
Teaching Personnel are looking to recruit SEN Teaching Assistants/LSA’s to work within a Special Educational Needs School in Wirral. We are looking for people that are flexible and can work on a day to day basis as well as people that would like long term work
SEN Teaching Assistant – The School
Our client school caters currently for children aged 11-19 years with varying SEN including: ASC, multi-sensory impairment, hearing or visual impairment with additional needs, profound and multiple learning disabilities, complex physical disabilities and additional medical needs including progressive and degenerative conditions.
SEN Teaching Assistant – Responsibilities
*To encourage pupils to join in with all activities and to take a full and active part in school life.
*To support and care for the child in their toileting needs.
*To prepare, modify and adapt resources and learning materials for the pupil as agreed with the class teacher and other professionals.
*To assist with personal care including feeding and toileting and changing.
*To encourage the pupil to develop a positive self image, and to develop confidence in their abilities and communication with others.
SEN Teaching Assistant – Requirements
You must have had solid experience working with children and/or young people with complex and severe learning disabilities including. As this role has a large personal care element, you must be comfortable with attending to children feeding and toileting needs. Additional training and experience such as Moving and Handling, Team-Teach, Peg feeding, PECS, Personal Care would be highly beneficial.
SEN Teaching Assistant - Contact
All teaching assistants/ LSA’s interested will need to email firstname.lastname@example.org with an up to date CV or call the office for more info on 0151 244 5430
All candidates applying to jobs through Teaching Personnel must undertake or have undertaken an Enhanced Disclosure via the DBS – Full assistance provided (AGY).
All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see teachingpersonnel.com/faqs for details.
All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.
Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We offer all our registered candidates FREE child protection and prevent duty training. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.