Teaching Assistant with Makaton

Job Ref: LTSut32
Sector: Primary Education
Job Type: Long-Term
Date Added: 25 September 2019
  • Carshalton, Surrey, England CR4 4AY Carshalton Surrey South Holland CR4 4AY
  • £65 - £85 per day
  • Louise Thomson
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Career Teachers are looking for an experienced Teaching Assistant, with Makaton training and/or experience to work within a mainstream Primary School in Sutton. The Primary School have a unit attached, specialising in providing additional support to students with Special Education Needs. The children who attend the unit mainly have Autism, but some have some additional needs such as speech & language and ADHD.

You will be working within the unit, supporting children on a 1:1 basis and in small groups. The school like to ensure that the majority of their staff have experience or training to be able to effectively communicate with the children. You will need to have at least a basic knowledge and understanding of Makaton, but some further training can be arranged whilst you are working with the school.

About You:

  • Have Makaton training and/or experience of using Makaton
  • A good knowledge and experience of Autism, and other Special Educational Needs
  • Prior experience of supporting children with Special Educational Needs
  • Strong behaviour management skills and experience of positive behaviour management strategies

In addition to training provided by the school, you will also have access to the extensive range of CPD courses available whilst working with Career Teachers. Our training sessions are free of charge, and cover areas such as Autism Awareness, Phonics and Behaviour Management.

The Role:

  • ASAP start - Continuing until July 2020
  • Based within mainstream Primary School in Sutton
  • Pay between £65 - £85 per day (depending on experience)

Please apply with your CV today in order to be considered for this position.

At Career Teachers we are fully compliant with Agency Worker Regulations, ensuring you receive equal treatment for pay and conditions after a 12 week qualifying period. Please ask for further details.

Important Notice: In order for you to be successful in applying for the above position you should be eligible to work in the UK, or hold a relevant work visa. Safeguarding, quality and integrity are at the heart of what we do. During the application process you are required to:

- Attend an interview in person;

- Give details for us to complete Reference checks;

- Provide an Enhanced DBS disclosure

We are committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people within education. We have a policy, as a matter of courtesy, to respond to all applications within three working days. However, because of the volume of applications, we are sometimes unable to reply to individual enquiries. If we have not contacted you within this specified time your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion, we encourage you to please apply for any other position that you may see in the future. Thank you. Career Teachers is a Recruitment Business and is advertising this vacancy on behalf of one of its Clients.

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