Job title: SEN LSA
Company: Tradewind Recruitment
Job description: Tradewind are recruiting! Are you a Teaching assistant with SEN experience and confidence of supporting students with SEMH?
Tradewind Recruitment is currently looking for an experienced SEN LSA to work at a special needs school in Chippenham and to support Secondary aged pupils at varying learning levels with SEMH difficulties a full-time basis until January 2021. The role is part-time and will start immediately . This established SEN school requires the right candidate for this role to engage their learners with SEMH and aid them in their emotional and academic development through encouragement, positive behaviour management, and by creating a positive learning atmosphere and use their interpersonal skills to build rapport. This is a long-term role of one academic year for the right candidate.
The successful candidate should be able to demonstrate:
Understanding methods to support Children and young people who experience a wide range of social and emotional difficulties, which manifest themselves in many ways. These may include becoming withdrawn or isolated, as well as displaying challenging, disruptive or disturbing behaviour.
Understanding of underlying mental health difficulties such as anxiety or depression, self-harming, substance misuse, eating disorders or physical symptoms that are medically unexplained.
Familiarity of other disorders such as attention deficit disorder, attention deficit hyperactive disorder or attachment disorder.
School is within easy reach of public transport.
In return, you will have the advantage of working for a reputable mid-sized school where there is lots of support from the SLT and very experienced learning support and SEN team.
You will gain great amount of knowledge about supporting BESD students with behavioural challenges and reporting on behavioural changes as well as learning.
You will be considered for career development opportunities
By registering with Tradewind, we can offer you:
We attract top education talent and in return offer top rates of pay
We care about your training and development more than any other agency – which is why we can offer you more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency, 25 to be exact! That’s 18 more than our next nearest competitor
Great referral scheme – recommend a friend and earn up to *£100
Full interview preparation and assistance – so you’re fully prepped and confident, increasing your chances of success
Help with lesson planning – our support doesn’t stop once we’ve secured you a placement
Online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability
Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants
To join us and be successful in this role you will need to:
Have experience and confidence of working with young people with Special needs and the ability to deliver engaging lessons.
You must have SEN teaching experience ideally in a SEN setting.
This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks
Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and any employment breaks must be explained
You must have the legal right to work in the UK
Click ‘Apply now’ to be considered for this great position Or for more information about the role, contact Lottie Dullea on 011733017578/
Tradewind Recruitment is a Sunday Times Top 100 employer – stopping at nothing to ensure our candidates and employees come first. We have the very best people to take your call and look after you every step of the way. We pride ourselves on exceptional service and take the time to really get to know you, to ensure we have a thorough understanding of your career goals and work hard on your behalf to secure you positions with great rates of pay (all rates are typically inclusive of holiday pay, however we will happily accrue this upon request) and plenty of development opportunities. We have more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency, a brilliant referral bonus, full interview preparation, help with lesson planning, online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability and plenty more benefits by registering with Tradewind. Because our people matter most.
We specialise in matching teachers and support staff with their dream job, and help primary, secondary and SEN schools recruit for a wide range of roles across our 12 offices in the UK.
Awarded REC Audited Education gold standard – Tradewind Recruitment are committed to Safeguarding and are also a proud Equal Opportunities Employer
Location: Chippenham, Wiltshire
Job date: Fri, 01 Oct 2021 22:30:44 GMT
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