Job Reference: SEN TA 0062
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: £55 - £62.50/day
Date Posted: 18th April, 2018
Date Closing: 31st May, 2018
Sector(s): Primary Teacher Jobs, SEND Teaching Jobs, Teaching Assistant Jobs
Agency: Castles Education
Castles Education are recruiting for a larger than average mainstream Primary School in Middleton who are seeking a Special Needs Teaching Assistant.
The successful applicant will join the school on a full time basis working with a Year 2 child with Autism (ASC). This role will continue for as long as the child remains at the setting and there is funding in place to support the pupils’ needs.
* The successful candidate will have a kind and patient nature and must have previous experience working with autism (ASC).
* Qualifications or experience with Makaton / BSL would be preferred.
* Ideally candidates should be able to demonstrate awareness of de-escalation and diversion techniques. A current or expired Team-Teach qualification (or similar) is preferred.
* Candidates with backgrounds in psychology or with experience supporting occupational therapy will be preferred.
This position is full time (08:15 – 15:45) and commences as soon as possible.
Pay ranges from £55 – £62.50 per day depending on experience.
Castles is an education recruitment agency that has been set up by local school leaders and a Greater Manchester Headteacher, managed by education professionals, for the profession, by the profession. Your career is in good hands! Our management team has over 50 years of combined professional experience in the Education sector and our Recruitment Consultants possess over 20 years combined education recruitment experience.
To discuss this role further you can contact Mathew on 0161 914 9194, however, to apply for this vacancy you must send an up to date CV to Mathew @castleseducation.co.uk.
Due to the large volume of applications that we receive we are unable to respond to unsuccessful applicants. We will contact suitable applicants within 5 working days of receiving their application.
Castles is committed to equal opportunities and to safeguarding and promoting the highest standard of safe recruitment and child safety. All posts are subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS check and the receipt of acceptable references.
We are fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, younger learners and vulnerable adults and we expect all staff and volunteers to share the same commitment. All positions will be subject to enhanced DBS checks, satisfactory references and will be exempt from the provisions of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974