SEND Teaching Assistant

Location Salford, Salford, England
Discipline: Cover People UK
Job type: ANYTHING
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Job ref: J12661
Published: about 1 month ago
SEND Teaching Assistant Cover People are recruiting on behalf of a diverse and inclusive secondary school based in Salford for an SEND Teaching Assistant to join their team in September 2021. The Role The successful SEND Teaching Assistant must have experience of working with children with ASC. They must have a commitment to inclusive education that meets the needs of individual pupils. A good understanding of how to support the learning needs of individual students. Must have an ability to be flexible, positive and good humoured. A successful candidate will be expected to respond positively to students’ needs while supporting positive behaviour. High levels of maths and English and excellent interpersonal skills. The School The School is a rapidly developing, diverse and innovative academy with an excellent academic record. They are a mixed, multi-cultural and multi-faith school catering for students aged 11-16 and are proud to be at the heart of our local community. Their most recent Ofsted report highlights many ‘Outstanding’ features along with the school’s resolute focus on nurturing, supporting and inspiring all of its students. They strive to ensure that all students, at every age and ability level, have an excellent foundation for future success in all aspects of their lives. Requirements • Experience and knowledge of supporting children with SEND • Experience of working with children with ASC • A Level 2 Teaching Assistant Qualification (or equivalent) • Have an flexible approach and optimistic outlook • Excellent communication skills Benefits • Excellent pay rates • Full-time ongoing role • On-going support from your dedicated Consultant • Free Level 2 Safeguarding CPD training All candidates are subject to standard safeguarding and employment checks including a face to face interview and DBS checks. Cover People are acting as an employment business on behalf of the school for this vacancy. For further information, please call the office on 0161 505 0439