Complex Needs Teaching Assistant, Leicester

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ABC TeachersLeicester

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Start date: 08/01/2017
Contract type: Part Time / Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Supply
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

ABC Teachers are seeking a qualified and experienced teaching assistant to work in a SEN setting in Leicester City Centre. This is a full time contracted role starting in January and initially lasting until the end of the academic year.

This is an assistant role which would take place within a vibrant SEN school that specialises complex learning difficulties. Working at this school would be the start of a great carer within SEN with a fantastic energetic team.

You must have experience working with special needs and challenging behaviour. This role would be working across the school with ages ranging from 4 – 19 years old. A successful applicant must be hard working and be able to be understanding with the pupils. The school is a vibrant and successful Special School where students have personalised and individualized programmes to support the young person to make progress, develop skills and engage socially with others.

ABC Teachers are looking someone who is able to multitask, has a keen interest with SEN pupils and also has had previous experience within complex SEN Schools. The successful applicant must be serious about making tangible difference to the most vulnerable lives. The school is willing to offer expert training in a fun and flexible working environment. 

In order to be considered for this role, you will need to meet the following criteria:

· Be eligible to work in the UK (must have a valid visa if applicable)

· Must hold relevant teaching qualifications (Bachelor of Education / PGCE)

· Have previous experience teaching within an SEN setting

· Have excellent communication skills

· Have a creative approach to learning

· Possess valid references, DBS/police checks

As well as being part of this school's community, working with ABC Teachers also gives you access to:

· Competitive pay rates that are negotiable based on experience

· Consultant exclusivity

· Guaranteed pay scheme (subject to terms and conditions)

· Reward scheme for staff referrals

We pride ourselves on offering fantastic rates of pay of up to £75 per day (after qualifying period) and putting forward candidates that meet our secure safeguarding criteria. We have a close relationship with our candidates and schools and work exclusively with our client base.

Candidates will be required to attend a face to face interview to register; we will need to gain two references (academic/professional) and hold an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service certificate (or be prepared to allow us to process one for you). We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff to share this commitment.

For more information regarding this position or to register with us for opportunities like these please contact Anna Armstrong today on 01509 608017 or email your CV to 

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ABC Teachers are an REC Gold Standard Awarded Education Agency, who were also a finalist in the APSCo Recruitment Company of the year award 2013.

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 disclosure (or be prepared to allow us to process one for you), need to provide professional or academic references and attend a face to face interview. All telephone calls to and/or from ABC Teachers may be recorded for training, safeguarding and compliance purposes.

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Type: Supply Agency