SEN Teaching Assistant, Bristol
£15,149 - £17,054 per annum actual DOE
Full-time, 40 hours per week, 39 weeks per year
We are looking for enthusiastic SEN Teaching Assistants living close to the Bristol area. You will be joining a wonderful school service who provide specialist education and residential care for children and young people aged 7-19 with Autism Spectrum Disorders, communication and associated difficulties.
This is only the start of a truly rewarding career! This organisation has been awarded “Outstanding” with Ofsted which is amazing! We’re looking for someone to support our client’s amazing children and young people grow and flourish. Be part of a specialist school, set up to be a haven for these young people. The school was founded by a CEO who is a passionate advocate for children & young adults with learning difficulties. When he set up his company, he founded it saying “Things can be done better. We can make a difference.”
What would the role involve?
As their Teaching Assistant, your role will be vital in ensuring the educational, social, emotional and physical needs of all the learners are met. You will support the teachers to assist pupils with their educational and social development. You will develop warm and caring relationships with the children, helping them to achieve all their goals. You will also vital in contributing to providing varied high quality and challenging educational activities and experiences. You can help the children flourish and achieve positive futures.
What experience & qualifications are required?
- You will hold a Level 3 Diploma in Childcare, or equivalent, or be willing to work towards this;
- It is desirable that you hold SSTLS;
- Experience of working with children with special needs in a classroom environment;
- 3 or more GCSEs (including Maths and English) at Grade C or above, or other equivalent.
Do you believe things can be done differently? Every child deserves to be encouraged to be the best they can be! Do you want a job that is not only a career, but is so rewarding, make a difference every day! If this excites you or you are still not sure, don’t worry, click on apply and one of our wonderful career advisers will give you a call to talk you through this amazing job opportunity.