teaching assistant in westerham

05 March 2019
emily stokes, randstad education
job type
£ 20,000 - £ 22,000 per year
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westerham, south east
sub specialism
Special Needs Teaching
job type
working hours
£ 20,000 - £ 22,000 per year
reference number
emily stokes, randstad education
01293 527416
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job description

Have you got experience working with physical disabilities?

Do you pride yourself on your high level of support and care?

Are you currently working in care and want to get into Education?

A fantastic Special Educational Needs school for children with physical disabilities and associated learning difficulties are looking for a supportive and dedicated Key Worker. You will be supporting children in both their learning and physical care in order to promote their independence and improve individual progress. You will work in an educational setting to aid learning and development and a residential setting to ensure students are learning the skills needed to cope on their own. This is a great opportunity to build strong relationships with inspiring young people and watch them grow as individuals.

Benefits of working for Randstad:
-Advice and editing on your current CV
-Online e-learning training modules
-Great market knowledge to match you to your perfect role
-Dedicated consultant throughout your journey
-Career advice
-On call 24/7
-Team teach training
-Exclusive online services

School Benefits:
-On-site team of occupational, physio and speech and language therapists
-Beautiful, country grounds
-Professional and continuous training programmes
-Workshops to support children's communication
-Support to complete Level 3 Diploma in Residential Childcare.
-2:1 staff to pupil ratio
-School and staff social events
-Free on-site parking

Your responsibilities will include:
-Supporting key students in the classroom, including physical management and personal care
-Communicating effectively with staff, parents/carers and external agencies
-Coordinating personalised programmes for each key student within the class and residential setting
-Keeping concise and comprehensive records
-Maintaining high standards of safety

An ideal candidate may possess the following skills and capabilities:
-GCSE grade C or above in Maths and English
-A passion for and an interest in SEN and physical disabilities
-Own means of transport is essential
-Excellent communication skills
-Able to work flexible shift patterns
-At least two professional references

If you are looking for a job where you can be part of a team who will offer you the support and training to develop further in your career, then apply now! Interviews for this role are currently being held.

For more information about this role or to apply, please contact Emily Stokes on 01293 527416 or email emily.stokes@randstadeducation.co.uk for a chat about the role.

If this isn't the right role for you, we have an array of positions in the Sussex, Surrey, Essex and Kent area which may also be of interest to you.
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.


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