Special Needs Teaching Assistant

Nuneaton, Warwickshire
£21564 - £22302 per annum
Education and Training
Full Time
Career Teachers are supporting a specialist school based in Arley, Nuneaton with their permanent recruitment and are therefore seeking an experienced Special Needs Teaching Assistant who wishes to join an independent provision.
This role is working 39 weeks per year plus 6 weeks holiday to be taken during school closure periods.
The school caters for children and young people between the ages of 7 to 18 and all pupils may have social emotional and mental health difficulties (SEMH), attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), moderate learning difficulties (MLD), autism (ASC), Asperger’s and other communication and sensory difficulties.
The Headteacher is ideally seeking someone who has experience of working with children who have ASC/SEMH needs and has a passion for supporting young people to learn and develop but more importantly, someone who wants to make a difference to the lives and education of our children and young people.
To be considered you must –
  • be able to commit to a permanent role
  • be resilient and adaptable as every day is different
  • be happy to spend a lot of time outside, as the school highly encourages outdoor learning
  • have experience working as a Special Needs Teaching Assistant

Benefits include:

  • £500 refer-a-friend bonus
  • OFSTED bonuses
  • life assurance/death in service 2 x salary
  • cycle to work scheme and laptop loans
  • discounts on cinema trips, electronics, fashion, home and garden, travel, groceries, gifts, utilities, health and fitness
  • birthday treats
  • long service and employee of the month awards
  • employee assistance and counselling service, wellbeing support and advice
  • optional flu jab
If you would like to be considered, please apply today and we will be in touch to discuss your application as soon as possible.
INDPERM
Career Teachers are committed to negotiating a salary package that is fair and paid to scale. Salary will depend on experience.
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 with the client in person and give details for us to complete reference checks.
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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