Calling All PRU / SEND Teaching Assistants, Derby

ABC TeachersDerby
Date posted:
Contract type: Full Time / Part Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Supply

Are you a Level 3 Qualified Teaching Assistant who has been working within Special Schools & Pupil Referral Units?

ABC Teachers are looking for candidates with previous experience who are available to work various days to cover the supply needs of a number of SEND schools in Derbyshire. There is the opportunity for day to day work which can be flexible to your needs and longer term placements as well.

The schools we are partnered with deal with a range of special needs, such as Autism, Aspergers and ADHD, through to severe conditions and multiple learning difficulties. Some schools also have provision for pupils with Social, Emotional and Mental Health issues and Behavioural Difficulties.

Due to the range of schools we work with, you must be comfortable dealing with challenging behaviour and be able to adapt to various special needs, remaining calm and empathetic throughout.

In order to be considered for interview you must be able to provide previous referenceable experience (within 2 years) of working with special needs children, ideally in a school setting. You must have excellent communication skills when speaking to teachers and other staff and will be able to remain calm and approachable while demonstrating a professional manor.

Experience in some forms of personal care would be desirable, as would Team Teach experience and Makaton training.

Working with ABC Teachers

Working for ABC Teachers will enable you to work on a basis that suits your commitments. You will also be able to work in a variety of schools matched to your own requirements and skills. We are a progressive teaching agency offering a fresh approach to education recruitment and are proud to be a part of the TES network.

To Apply:

Candidates will be required to attend a face to face interview to register; we will need to gain two references either academic or professional and hold an enhanced Criminal Records Bureau disclosure (or be prepared to allow us to process one for you).

If you register with ABC Teachers, we are so confident about getting you work; we will run you a brand new DBS disclosure and will FULLY REFUND YOU ONCE YOU WORK FOR ONE DAY THROUGH OURSELVES.

If you are interested in this position, please send your CV to  Kelsey Munro:  Call 01509 608017 or 'Apply now' to submit your details.

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ABC Teachers are an REC Gold Standard Awarded Education Agency, part of TES. Candidates pay rates are competitive and in line with the AWR policy which means that after a qualifying period, supply teachers can be paid to the comparable scale offered by the school.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff to share this commitment. All staff will hold an enhanced DBS

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