Long Term SEN Early Years Practitioner, Walsall

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Job Reference: SEN/Walsall/NN

Date Added: 03.12.18

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Location Icon Walsall

£ £6.70 - £9.50 per hour

Location Icon Job Type: Education and Training

Sector Icon Sector: SEN

Duration Icon Duration: Contract

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SEN Early Years Teaching Assistant
GBP6.70 – GBP9.50 per hour (depending on experience)

Aspire People are looking to recruit a number of experienced SEN Early Years Teaching Assistant for a mainstream setting in Walsall. If you are experienced in working with ASD (Autism Spectrum Disorder) in a school, specialist or care setting then this could be the perfect opportunity for you.

We are working in partnership with an inclusive, mainstream setting, who is looking for an enthusiastic, hard-working and highly motivated Teaching Assistant to provide to one-to-one support for an identified pupil with Autism (ASD) in Nursery.
The school will require and experienced SEN teaching assistant/ Learning support assistant who is:

*Experienced in supporting pupils with Autism and has a strong understanding of how a pupil’s needs can be met within a mainstream setting
*Must have experience of the Early Years Curriculum and working with small children under 5.
*Be Level 3 qualified or above
*Confident managing challenging behaviour in the classroom and using de-escalation techniques. Team-Teach trained is not essential but would be an advantage.
*Skilled working with pupils with communication difficulties; PECS training would be an advantage but is not essential
*Able to demonstrate the impact you have had on a child’s progress and development.
*Must have experience of the Early Years Curriculum and working with small children under 5.

You would be joining a supportive and welcoming SEN support team, where you would be well supported within your role and development would be highly encouraged. The school serves a diverse catchment area with several students on roll from minority ethnic backgrounds who speak English as an additional language. The school have a very harmonious and inclusive education policy in which all students are given the support and skills to succeed in education and beyond.
If this sounds like the next step in your career then please send your CV over.

Aspire People Limited provides services as an Education Agency and an Education Employment Business. Aspire People is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of pupils and expects every candidate to share this commitment. Placements are subject, to appropriate Child Protection screening, including checks with former employers and the Disclosure and Barring Checks.