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SEN Teaching Assistant

Job Description:

SEND Teaching Assistant  – Market Harborough
Pay: £50 – 75 per day
 

PK Education’s Leicester branch are working with a dynamic special school in the Leicester area in order to recruit positive teaching assistants with SEND experience. This long term role is to start as soon as possible until July 2019.

Are you an experience teaching Assistant who is passionate about helping students to succeed who often face barriers to learning and are you looking for a new challenge? If so this is the perfect opportunity for you!

This Ofsted graded ‘good’ special school in Market Harborough caters for vulnerable young people aged 4 to 16 who are disengaged from mainstream education. Students have a range of SEN, such as social emotional & behavioural difficulties (SEBD) this may also include ADHD, Looked After Children and attachment disorders. You will need excellent behaviour management and a flexible approach to be successful in this role with the desire to create a positive and safe learning environment for all pupils.

Ideal candidates will:

  • Hold recognised teaching assistant qualification.
  • Be experienced working with SEN, specifically SEBD.
  • Have good subject knowledge across the curriculum.
  • Be determined to inspire and motivate children to achieve their full potential.
  • Have excellent behaviour management with knowledge of a range of de-escalation techniques.

Additional requirements:

  • Reference details will be requested prior to registration.
  • Current DBS registered with the DBS Update Service – if you do not have a DBS registered online PK Education will provide full assistance in getting you one.

Working for PK you will have access to;

  • Continual Professional Development courses to refresh and upskill yourself
  • A dedicated Consultant, working on your behalf.
  • Opportunity to work in a variety of Schools to suit your needs.
  • A competitive refer a friend bonus scheme.
  • Access to candidate competitions and incentives which run throughout the year.

If you would like more information or to be considered for this position please contact Peter on 0116 296 1514 or email peter@pkeducation.co.uk.

PK education is a well-established Education recruitment agency with an ever growing client database. We have highly experienced and skilled consultants that can help you find the work that suits you. Your peace of mind is paramount to our practice and by using PK education you can be confident in the knowledge that we are working hard to find you the placement that YOU want. PK education is also committed to equal opportunities and diversity for all employees, workers and applicants, and shall adhere to such a policy always.

If you are a primary teacher, secondary teacher, SEN teacher, newly qualified teacher (NQT), cover supervisor, teaching assistant or support worker looking for day to day supply work, or contract work then please get in touch on 0116 296 1514.

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