Special Needs Assistant - Complex Needs

Education Sector:
Special Educational Needs
South West
Employment Type:
£60 to £95 per day
Salary Description:
£60 - £95 per day
ITN Mark
Job Ref:

Academics & ITN Mark Education are working with an all age specialist provision ituated in the Royal Forest of Dean.

The school meets educational needs of pupils with PMLD, SLD and MALD all with an EHCP.

The opportunity:

This is an outstanding opportunity for a Graduate TA or care worker with a keen interest in Special Education Needs, and is the perfect position for a Graduate in search of well-structured experience before going on to Teacher training, a Master's Degree or Doctorate.

* Graduate TA / Learner Support Assistant / Teaching Assistant
* £60 to £80 daily rate (Full Time Only)
* Special Educational Needs
* January start
* Education and Training

What is involved?

* Providing assistance and supervision for students before, during and after lessons
* Assisting students to understand and participate in set tasks in an appropriate way
* Assisting with note taking and supporting literacy and numeracy
* Working with a class, a small group or individual learners
* Encouraging the development of appropriate social skills
* Supporting individual needs
* Maintaining student records
* Helping to build confidence and motivation
* Education and Training
* Participating in team meetings and training programmes as an active member of a team
* Working with managers and employees to support the developing culture of the organisation
* Following regulations pertaining to safeguarding

What is required:

* An Undergraduate Degree or Care Home experience
* Good general education levels in English and Maths
* Knowledge, keen interest or understanding of the range of different types of learning difficulties and disabilities
* Ability to adapt to a various working environments and students with differing abilities
* A co-operative working style
* Practical approach to the needs of students with Learning Difficulties and Disabilities (LDD)
* Good interpersonal and communication skills
* A caring attitude and a good listener
* Flexibility in terms of working patterns
* Self motivation

Make or Break - Requirements

You need to:

* be eligible to work in the UK
* Have your National Insurance number
* Provide recent and relevant references
* Relevant experience.
* If this is the role for you, apply now!

Contact Details:
ITN Mark
Tel: 0117 929 7999
Contact: James Biss

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