REF : 350413 - Autism Specialist Durham - Durham
Salary : Competitive
JOB DESCRIPTION - AK Teaching are looking to recruit Teaching Assistants who are experienced in supporting students with a range of SEND for schools across Durham. We have various roles available to commence ASAP with the possibility of permanent contracts.
ROLE - The role will involve supporting children with a range of needs in both one to one and small group settings. The students are predominately Autistic and require someone who is patient and able to build a relationship adjusting the learning style to the needs of individuals.
CANDIDATE - Ideally applicants will have a Team Teach qualification or be willing to complete the training. Experience with ASC and severe learning difficulties (SLD) in a SEN school setting in either Primary or Secondary would be beneficial. Additional qualifications such as Moving & Handling are desired but not mandatory. We would also welcome applicants with relevant transferable skills such as Youth Workers or Support Workers as well as recent graduates.
Our ideal candidate will have:
• Minimum 3 months experience supporting students with ASC and SLD in a mainstream or SEN setting
• Team Teach Qualification
• Moving & Handling or Personal Care
• NCFE/CACHE Level 2 Supporting and Learning in Schools
• Patient and nurturing manner