SEND Teaching Assistant

  • SectorSEND
  • LocationDerby
  • Contract TypeFull-time
  • Salary£60.00 - 75.00 / daily
  • Date Posted30 June 2020
  • ReferenceST/SENTA

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Job Description

  • Teaching Assistant
  • Derby
  • September 21, 2020

Teachers UK

Teachers UK are seeking a Teaching Assistant with Team Teach training for a Pupil Referral Unit (PRU) based in Derby. We are particularly looking for enthusiastic and ambitious Behaviour Support Assistants, ideally with a Team Teach qualification to join our agency for a position supporting a group of children with Social, Emotional and Mental Health (SEMH). This a full-time position working on an ongoing basis from September 2020.

We are looking for candidates with a minimum of Maths and English at GCSE, Grade C or equivalent and an in-date Team Teach certificate. Ideally, we are looking for specific experience and skills working with children with SEMH or have the transferable skills to be able to support children with SEMH in a challenging environment and have an understanding around the complexities of SEMH. As a person you will be passionate and dedicated to supporting the education of young people and be committed to making a real difference. This is a very challenging role and the children will present extremely challenging behaviour and therefore you will need a high level of resilience in order to gain the rewards from you support.

Typical School hours are 8.30am-3.30pm with an hour for lunch. Any variance to this will be confirmed by your consultant prior to your assignment.

Candidates MUST have experience of working with children with a range of special educational needs.

We are looking for candidates who:

  • Have previous experience working as a teaching assistant.
  • Have Maths and English GCSE Grade C or equivalent
  • Previous experience working with SEN children.
  • Team Teach qualification or have used positive and effective behaviour management strategies
  • Posses excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • You must have a recent DBS that is on the DBS update service or be prepared to undertake a new DBS with Teachers UK

Benefits of working with Teachers UK

  • Dedicated and specialist consultants committed to finding you your desired role
  • Competitive rates of daily pay
  • Attractive refer a friend scheme

Teachers UK are a leading education recruitment agency placing Teachers, Teaching Assistants, Cover Supervisors, HLTA’s and Nursery Nurses into Schools and Nurseries across the East Midlands

We have an experienced team of recruiters and teachers waiting to take your call. If you would like to join a professional friendly agency and are looking to move your career forward by gaining valuable experience or would like to earn some extra money by doing some supply then look no further.

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