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Additional Learning Needs Teaching Assistant job vacancy in Cardiff

Job type:
£60 to £65 per day
Special Educational Needs
Job reference:
Consultant name:
Clint Butler
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Additional Learning Needs Teaching Assistant job vacancy in Cardiff, Contract position

ITN Mark Education is working with a Large Secondary School in Cardiff who are currently seeking a Learning Support Assistant with relevant Special Education Needs (SEN) Experience, Predominantly Emotional and Behavioural, Emotional and Social Difficulties (BESD) helping to support KS3 and KS4 pupils in an on-site resource base.

For the successful applicant, this role will start in March and will continue until the end of the academic year (July). There is also potential for the right candidate for this role to continue after the summer holidays or go permanent directly with the school from September 2017.

The ideal candidate will:

Have experience as a Learning Support Assistant (LSA) or Teaching Assistant (TA)
Have experience working with children / young adults with SEN, particularly BESD or SEMH
Additional qualifications such as Team Teach and Cache Level 3 or equivalent are desirable but not essential for this role
Possess a variety of classroom behaviour strategies acquired through your experience within SEN
Be adaptable and able to act quickly in changes of environment
Have previous experience within a Behaviour base / PRU (Pupil Referral Unit) etc
Be able to support children in both groups and on a 1-1 basis

The School

School Estyn Inspection statement, September 2010.
Learners feel well cared for, safe and pursue a healthy lifestyle both emotionally and physically. They relate well to one another, are considerate and courteous, display a high degree of care towards one another and are prepared well for life and work outside school.

The school's ethos reflects its fully-inclusive policy where learners from different backgrounds have the opportunity to integrate smoothly into school life. Diversity is promoted and celebrated effectively. Equality of opportunity underpins the work of the school. All learners have access to all areas of the curriculum and activities.

What ITN Mark Education can offer you:

Excellent and competitive rates of pay
A choice of PAYE or Umbrella payroll
A dedicated consultant
Provide a variety of CPD opportunities and training, including Behaviour Management & Team Teach
Opportunities to widen your existing education experiences
Referral bonus scheme for any other Teacher, TA or LSA you recommend
How to apply:

You must be eligible to work in the UK
You must have an up to date and current DBS and have joined the update service or be prepared to complete a new application
You must be able to provide at least 2 Professional references to cover the last 2 years of employment
An up to date CV
Should your application be successful you will be invited to a registration interview with ITN Mark Education

ITN Mark Education is an Equal Opportunities Employer. ITN Mark Education is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.