• SEN – Autism
  • SEN – EBD
  • SEN – MLD
  • SEN – SLD
  • SEND
  • Staffordshire, Tamworth
  • Job Area: Tamworth

Full-time Teaching Assistant.

Zest Education are looking for a  passionate full-time Teaching Assistant to work on a 1:1 basis with a nine-year-old student in a SEND school located in Tamworth. The role is to start as soon as possible and will continue into the new academic year on a full-time basis.

The school caters for children from the age of five to fourteen with Autism (ASC) and social, emotional, and mental health difficulties (SEMH). Due to the needs of the children, the ideal candidate will have previous experience of supporting individuals with SEND and is confident with their behaviour management.

You will be required to work 1:1 with the student supporting with all areas of the curriculum and their day-to-day activities. On some occasions you may also be required to work with small groups of children, so it is important that you have a flexible approach.

The role:

  • You will need to be adaptable and have experience of working in a special educational needs environment
  • You will be supporting the children to learn as effectively as possible in small groups and individually
  • You will be required to support the student in developing social skills both inside and outside of the classroom.

If you are interested in this temporary position or want to find out more, email Steph Guy on steph@zesteducation.co.uk or ‘apply for job’ at the top of the page to submit your details.

Zest Education are an REC audited agency and are dedicated to safeguarding children. All candidates must hold an enhanced DBS (or allow us to process one for you) and be registered to the DBS Update Service, be able to provide references to cover the last two years and successfully pass all other necessary safeguarding checks prior to clearance for work.

Salary is dependent on experience, training or qualifications. The minimum experience, training or qualifications required for this position are: Recent school-based experience (within the last 5 years, teaching within a school teaching the British Curriculum).

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