Further Education SEND Support Assistant

  • Job Reference: 373287509-2
  • Date Posted: 14 September 2021
  • Recruiter: Protocol Education
  • Location: Southwark, London
  • Salary: £65.00 to £72.50
  • Bonus/Benefits: Local Work, Competitive Pay, No Umbrella
  • Sector: Primary, SEND, Colleges, University
  • Job Type: Contract

Job Description

An outstanding specialist college in Southwark are currently recruiting teaching assistants to start immediately. As a teaching assistant you will be required to support students academically, develop life skills, encourage social independence, participating in work placements and also encourage outdoor activities such as gardening, visiting the farm or taking learners to the local cafe. As a special needs school you will have the opportunity to work with students with special needs that include such as autism, physical disabilities, severe learning disabilities and varying levels of behaviour in a specialist learning environment. This role role is a one year contract with the option of continuing.

The ideal person:

Experience or interest to work with special needs students of all ages
Ability to support students on a one to one basis
Assist students with numeracy/literacy and develop life skills
Work with students within the community, developing self confidence
Ability to work as part of a team
Has a patient and calm approach
If you feel would be suitable for this role please send your CV ASAP to (url removed)

Please note: We undertake safeguarding checks on all our workers in accordance with the DfE statutory guidance 'Keeping Children Safe in Education'. As part of these checks, we require a current Enhanced DBS Disclosure for everyone working in schools. If you do not have a valid subscription to the DBS Update Service, we will require you to complete a new DBS application as part of the registration process, at a cost of £40.00