teaching assistant in basildon

04 April 2019
reece noormohamed, randstad education
job type
£ 11,000 - £ 12,000 per year
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basildon, east of england
sub specialism
Special Needs Teaching
job type
working hours
£ 11,000 - £ 12,000 per year
reference number
reece noormohamed, randstad education
01293 527416
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job description

Do you enjoy giving children a better quality of life?

Do you want a challenge and to obtain new skills?

Are you flexible with your working style, to suit different daily tasks?

An extraordinary team of people at a SEN school near Basildon need an LSA to join them. The school needs someone to provide skilled support for learners with severe learning, behavioural, communication, social, sensory and or physical disabilities. They have a newly-built building with excellent facilities that you will have the privilege of using on a day-to-day basis, including supportive swings, sensory rooms and a private swimming pool!

Benefits with Randstad:
* Career Advice
* Dedicated consultant available 24/7
* Free e-learning modules
* Exclusive online services
* Great market knowledge to match you to your perfect role
* Advice and editing on your current CV

Benefits with the School:
* Be appreciated as a valued member of staff
* Satisfaction of helping the younger generation
* Supporting people with PMLD to gain a better quality of life
* On-site parking
* The ability to take the lead on your own development
* Full training to carry out additional care tasks for certain individuals

Your responsibilities:
* Supporting with aspects of personal care and attending to children's social and welfare needs
* Understanding specific learning needs and applying these in 1:1 and group sessions
* Supporting learners in their use of ICT, helping them to become independent in the classroom
* Supporting the teacher with IEP and planning/evaluation activities
* Helping to write reports and records when required
* Physically assisting learners with activities such as swimming and PE
* Taking learners out on educational visits

Ideal candidates for the school will have the following:
* The ability to care for individuals aged between 3-19
* A commitment to safeguarding
* Previous experience in a mainstream or special education context
* A clean driving licence
* Self confidence and initiative
* A great personality, energy and sense of humour

Interviews are currently being held, so if you are interested, do not hesitate to contact me- opportunities at schools like this do not come around often!

On the other hand, if this is not something you are interested in but you would like to develop a career in SEN or have any questions big or small, please contact me and I can talk you through your other options.

Reece Noormohamed
Telephone: 01293527416
Email: reece.noormohamed@randstadeducation.co.uk

Randstad Education maintains the highest standard of child safety and compliance when placing candidates into schools. Any successful candidates will be subject to the compliance process that also includes the enhanced DBS check.


experience with autism spectrum disorders