Special Needs Teaching Assistant - Permanent Role - Burbage, Burbage

ABC TeachersBurbage
Date posted:
Start date: January
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

ABC Teachers are working with an SEND school in Burbage who are looking for an experienced Teaching Assistant to start as soon as possible in a permanent role.

You will be working in small class sizes (6-8) assisting teachers with the national curriculum and elements of life skills. Pupils range in age from 8-14. Students will have a range of special educational needs and disabilities.

You must have the ability to remain calm when dealing with sometimes demanding behaviour and will have empathy to the changing needs of different pupils. You must have excellent communication skills, both to build rapport with the students and to liaise effectively with other staff.


· Level 3 Qualification (LSA/TA or equivalent)

· Up to date Child DBS which is also on the Update Service

· Experience working with Special Needs children in the last 2 years which can be referenced, ideally in a classroom.

· Be eligible to work within the UK

· Passion for supporting children with Special Needs

· Experience handling challenging behaviour


· Valid UK Driving License

· Team Teach Certificate

· Makaton / PECS Training

What to do next:

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 contact Kelsey Munro today on 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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