LEVEL 2 SEN TEACHING ASSISTANTS
Pay Grade 4 (points 15 – 18) £18,870 - £20,541 – Temporary until 12th July 2019
Salary: £13,141 - £14,305
Hours of work: 8.50am -3.25pm
Start date: 7th January 2019
Ellesmere College is a large special school located in Leicester providing education for up to 280 children and young people, aged from 4 to 19, with a range of complex learning difficulties.
We are looking for enthusiastic, resilient Level 2 SEN Teaching Assistants with excellent interpersonal skills to work within and across our school as classed based Teaching Assistants or Cover Teaching Assistants.
You will need to be committed to providing support to learners with a range of complex needs, be flexible in your approach and able to work as part of a team.
Applicants should have good literacy and numeracy skills. Understanding and experience of using Makaton, PECs and sensory approaches would be advantageous but not essential.
Previous experience working with children in a supporting role is essential; experience of working with children with special needs is highly desirable. Please stipulate in your application any SEN experience you have.
Closing Date for Applications: 16th November at 11am.
Interviews: 21st November 2018
Ellesmere College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all staff to adhere to this commitment. Applicants will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Applicants will be required to undertake pre-employment checks, such as an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check. Applicants who will be undertaking early and/or later years childcare (or the management of such childcare) will be required to complete a declaration that neither they, nor anyone who lives in the same household, is a disqualified person under the Childcare (Disqualification) Regulations 2009.