Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
SEND Teaching Assistant – Ward End Primary School – Outstanding School – Long Term
Your new company
Hays Education are currently looking for a teaching assistant to work with children who have SEND in a mainstream setting in a primary school situated in North Birmingham. Ward End Primary School is a larger than average, Ofsted rated ‘Outstanding’ school. Teachers have high expectations for the behaviour of pupils, pupils respond accordingly. They are calm, polite and helpful in and around the school.
Your new role
You will be working alongside the class teacher and supporting a small group of children with SEND. You will be expected to adapt resources to support the pupil to ensure that they reach their potential in all subjects and liaise with the SENDCO and other professionals regarding educational health plans and the pupil’s progress. You need to be caring, nurturing, patient and calm to successfully support the child.
What you’ll need to succeed
To be successful, you will need to hold relevant Level 2 or Level 3 qualifications to support children in a primary school, have experience with working with children with SEND, be adaptable to support the child’s needs and have effective behaviour management. You will also be a good team player, have a good understanding and knowledge of the National Curriculum. In addition to this, we will require two satisfactory references.
What you’ll get in return
Here at Hays we offer several benefits:
You will be paid a competitive daily wage, based on your experience.
You will accrue holiday pay with the option to take it at any point of the year.
You will receive free, up to date safeguarding training.
You will also have a consultant available to you who will support you throughout your role.
Also there are opportunities to earn £250 in vouchers when you refer a friend to Hays.
What you need to do now
If you’re interested in this role, click ‘apply now’ to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
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