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Teaching Assistant with Team Teach job vacancy in Bristol

Job type:
£55 to £65 per day
Special Educational Needs
Job reference:
Consultant name:
Laura Fairbrass
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Teaching Assistant with Team Teach job vacancy in Bristol, Temporary position

Learning Support Assistant with Team Teach training and SEN Experience needed - REF LFB377511

ITN Mark Education is working with an SEN School in Bristol who are currently recruiting for LSA's across their four sites to start ASAP. Due to the nature of the needs of students at the school, they have requested that all applicants must have valid Team Teach training.

The school caters to students with ASD, challenging behaviour, SLD and Complex needs. Students range in age from KS1 - Post 16. The majority of the schools bases coexist with primary and secondary schools, as a way of linking mainstream education with specialised units, this enables them to enrich the provisions on offer to their students and allow them the same opportunities and recognition as other mainstream educated pupils.

The ideal candidate will have experience of working in a classroom setting, have a caring ethos and display excellent ability to create and foster successful relationships with young people.

The role will involve:

- Implementing an effective and personalised behaviour management system.

- Supporting students in preparing for and taking part in social interactions, including school trips and special events.

- Helping students to build day-to-day relationships with peers and teachers.

- Promoting a calm atmosphere around students within all aspects of the school day

- There may be an aspect of Personal Care.

Successful applicants must have:

- Valid 2 day Team Teach training

- Have in-depth experience of working with students with Special Educational Needs including ASD, SLD and Challenging behaviours.

- Have the stamina to deal with challenging behaviour

- Training in non-verbal communication such as PECs, Makaton and/or Widgets would be advantageous but not essential for the role.

If you would like more information, please get in touch using the contact details on this page quoting Job Reference LFB377511 or apply using the button to send in your CV.

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