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SEN Teaching Assistant (SEMH Specialist)

Plymouth, Devon
£75.00 to £85.00 Per Day
Job Type
9 Jun 2022
Job Title: Teaching Assistant - SEN Experienced (SEMH Specialist)
Location: Plymouth
Daily Rate: £75 - £85
Nature of Employment: Supply/Permanent/Contractual

GSL Education are actively looking for candidates who have experience working with young people who have SEMH, ASD &/or PMLD needs for immediate start.

We here at GSL have a great reputation in the area and are renowned for our professional and personable service. With 21 years of experience, we have a wealth of knowledge and connections that we will use to help find a placement that suits you. Our rates are highly competitive and we have day-day, long-term and permanent contracts available around your requirements.

The potential candidate will work closely with a team of professionals to provide tailored and specific support for young people who have additional requirements in either Academic or Communicative development. A large part of this role is relationship and stability building for the young person. For this position, successful candidates will be working on a 1:1 basis, or operate as a General Classroom Assistant.

Candidates MUST have their DBS on the updated service, or be willing be apply for one.
Candidates that have been successful within this setting have had some experience in any of the following:

Physical Disabilities - that limit them in undertaking everyday tasks and often restrict mobility, risk to body shape
Sensory Impairments
Sensory processing difficulties
Provide 1:1 Support (if needed)
Complex health needs (e.g Epilepsy, respiratory problems, dysphagia and eating/drinking problems)
'Coping behaviors' (to their communication or other difficulties)
Mental Health Difficulties
. In return, our successful candidates will receive:

A community committed to nurturing young people with ASD alongside raising achievement and attainment
A stunning environment with modern building, excellent resources and facilities, purpose built for students with ASD
A strong commitment to support professional development opportunities
A supportive Governing Body and Leadership Team dedicated to exceptional outcomes within a happy environment which nurtures and supports all staff and students
A forward-thinking community where you can take risks; share ideas and develop learning in innovative ways;

NB: (Applications are invited who are experienced SEN teaching assistants or learning support assistants who are passionate about working with children and young people with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities.)

GSL Education is an ethical, independent recruitment agency serving teachers across Greater London. Our advertised teaching roles relate to real vacancies that exist at our client schools.
For more information on the role, school and how to apply, please contact Alex at GSL Education on (phone number removed) or mail at (url removed)
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  • Job Reference: 619657398-2
  • Date Posted: 9 June 2022
  • Recruiter: GSL Education - Plymouth
    GSL Education - Plymouth
  • Location: Plymouth, Devon
  • Salary: £75.00 to £85.00 Per Day
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Permanent