Posted 1 month ago
Primary SEND Teaching Assistant – Leek
Have you previously worked in a mental health, support worker or youth work and are looking for a school-based role supporting young people with mental health challenges then this may be the ideal role for you?
Simply Education is currently seeking a Teaching Assistant to work in a Primary Aged specialist school on the outskirts of Leek. The school are looking for a personable and professional applicant to join the team for the new academic year in September.
The role will involve a mixture of 1-1 and small group support in the classroom working with the teacher to help ensure students can access the activities set out for them. The current team are passionate about teaching student relevant life skills that they can use outside of the classroom and when they leave school, the focus is more on providing a safe learning environment where students are comfortable and can work with others without feeling pressured or forced.
Those school are wanting someone who can establish strong relationships with young people, and act as a role model for the students.
The key benefits of working with Simply Education are:
• Your own dedicated SEND Consultant who has over 8 years’ experience working with special schools.
• Access to our unique Educational Development Managers who provide free CPD training.
• 24/7 access to your dedicated consultant via phone.
• Minimal administration (no timesheets).
• Email and SMS verification of bookings.
• Online diary of bookings, you pick when you want to work!
• School directions.
• £75 refer-a-friend scheme.
All candidates who register with Simply Education are required to provide references for the previous 2 years of work, as well as complete an enhanced DBS check. Due to COVID-19 regulations, any interviews we hold will be conducted over a Zoom call.
If you are interested in this role, please click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV or please call Ross Pemberton on 01270 382101. You can email me direct at ross @simplyedcuation.co.uk
If this job is not quite right for you but you are looking for a new job in education, please still contact your local Cheshire office for a confidential discussion on your career and different opportunities that are availableREF: SMH-PRIM-LEEK