Level 2/3 Teaching Assistants – Autism
One of our fantastic partnership SEN schools in Sunderland are currently undergoing an exciting period of expansion, meaning that they are seeking several flexible and hardworking Level 2/3 Teaching Assistants to work with them on a long-term basis from September 2019. The successful candidates will possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills as they will be expected to liaise effectively between pupils, colleagues, families and external agencies, and they will need to have a patient and nurturing personality.
This is a forward-thinking and extremely well-resourced school who pride themselves on the high quality education and support that they are able to provide for both children and adults with Autism. The school has a positive, supportive and welcoming atmosphere, making this an excellent opportunity for the successful Level 2/3 Teaching Assistant to gain new skills and experience to enhance their CV.
Successful candidates MUST:
*Hold their Level 2/3 Teaching Assistant qualification or equivalent
*Have recent and relevant experience in a similar role, preferably working with children with Autism though this is not essential
*Posses the key skills needed to be able to effectively support individuals with Autism, such as resilience, confidence, patience and a nurturing personality
*Be able to effectively assist learning on a 1:1, small group or whole class basis depending on what is required
*Possess an enhanced DBS certificate or be willing to obtain one
*Have a full understanding of the safeguarding responsibilities of a Level 2/3 Teaching Assistant
If you think that you could be suitable for the role of ‘Level 2/3 Teaching Assistant – Autism', then please apply to this advert for an informal chat about the role and the registration process.
If you have not heard form us within 3 working days, then your application has been unsuccessful.
The Education Network Offer:
Our specialist team have a combined experience of over 25 years and have unrivalled reputation within the education market, taking great pride in the extremely high service levels that we provide to both our schools and our candidates. Our service is honest and efficient and, in addition to our recruitment solution, we offer the opportunity for additional training and development for our candidates. You will also receive personalised career support from the team.
The opportunity to work in friendly, caring and supportive atmosphere where every child matters. Highly supportive, committed and hard working Consultants who will endeavor to find assignments suited to your needs.
An opportunity to extend your professional development as well as excellent rates of pay.
The Education Network is committed to safe guarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Appointments will be subject to our stringent vetting procedures, including enhanced DBS checks and references.-
The Education Network is committed to Safer Recruitment and recruits to Compliance standards. Any appointment will be subject to an enhanced DBS check in addition to other safeguarding checks. The Education Network is an equal opportunities employer. The Education Network is acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy.
Due to the expected high-volume of applications we receive only short-listed candidates will be contacted within 3 days.