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Teaching Assistant - SEND - EYFS - Post 16 - ST

South Shields, Tyne And Wear
£300 to £450 Per Week
Job Type
5 Sep 2022
Are you an enthusiastic candidate who possess a positive attitude and the ability to create a safe and nurturing learning environment to work as a Teaching Assistant in SEND schools within South Tyneside? Vision for Education are recruiting! About the role Working alongside the teacher you will be supporting the students to promote learning, engagement and interaction. You will use strategies to support pupil progress, promote good behaviour and provide detailed feedback of pupil development and achievements. You will ensure pupils are supported to access the curriculum and also assist with the development and implementation of Education Health Care Plans whilst establishing positive and constructive relationships with the pupils. About the school We are looking to recruit for a school in South Tyneside who look after children aged 2-19 years with SLD, PMLD and complex medical needs. Candidates must be happy with feeding and changing as well as being involved in hydrotherapy sessions supporting the children in and out of the pool. There is a requirement to help with moving and supporting the children. Manual handling training is not essential but desirable. The role is full time. School hours are 8:30am - 4pm Monday to Friday. The school is a nurturing, educational and therapeutic community for pupils and their families and pride themselves on having a positive and welcoming atmosphere. They work together to provide a stimulating environment to ensure the pupils achieve to the best of their ability. The school understands that all pupils are unique and we empower them to achieve independence and success in the wider world. Requirements To be considered for the role of Teaching Assistant - SEND - EYFS - Post 16 - South Tyneside you will: Positive and encouraging attitude. Happy to assist with feeding and changing. Happy to assist with supporting children in and out of the hydrotherapy pool. Manual handling training is desirable but not essential. Have a desire to engage and support children and young people in learning and education. Ideally hold a level 2 or 3 teaching assistant or health and social care qualification. Previous experience of working with children, young people or vulnerable adults with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities. Salary is dependent on experience, training or qualifications. The minimum experience, training or qualifications required for this position are: Level 2 Teaching Assistant or Level 2 Health and Social Care qualification is desirable but not essential. Vision for Education is committed to safeguarding children, young people and vulnerable adults. We take our responsibilities extremely seriously. All staff we register will undertake thorough interviewing and referencing checks and hold, or be prepared to undergo, an Enhanced DBS check that must be registered on the Update Service. About Vision for Education Vision for Education is a market-leading education recruitment and supply agency committed to the learning and development of young people. With branches across the country, we are an employer of choice for high-quality primary, secondary and SEND teaching and support staff. What Vision for Education offer As a valued employee of Vision for Education, you will receive: Excellent daily rates paid weekly by our in-house Payroll team using the Pay As You Earn (PAYE) system. Guaranteed pay scheme (subject to availability and qualifying criteria). Pension contributions (subject to a qualifying period). Full compliance with AWR (Agency Workers Regulations), to make sure you get the pay and working conditions you are entitled to. FREE training to help with your professional development such as Team Teach training, online webinars and safeguarding and child protection updates. Generous refer a friend or colleague bonus scheme. Access to a dedicated consultant, who will provide ongoing support. Vision for Education do not discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation, and we welcome applications from all sections of the community. How to apply Apply via this website with an up-to-date CV and contact details. For more information, or an informal chat about the role, please call India Stokell on or email .
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  • Job Reference: 704909268-2
  • Date Posted: 5 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Vision for Education - Newcastle
    Vision for Education - Newcastle
  • Location: South Shields, Tyne And Wear
  • Salary: £300 to £450 Per Week
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Temporary