A SEND school based in Birmingham are seeking a SEND Teaching assistant to join the team on a longterm basis working within KS2 (aged 7 - 11 years) with a diagnosis of ASC and severe (SLD) or profound and multiple learning difficulties (PMLD) the class sizes are very small with an average class size of 9 pupils, with 3 teaching assistants and a teacher across the school.
The school really invest in staff and will support with training for Makaton, PECs and SEND related training to upskill staff who have a passion for SEND.
Experience working with SEND either within a school setting as a carer or foster carer etc is required to apply for this role.
About the role:
- Full-time position as a SEND Teaching Assistant in KS2
- Working with students aged 7-11 with ASC, SLD or PMLD
- Small class sizes with an average of 9 pupils
- Support from 3 teaching assistants and a teacher
- Training provided for Makaton, PECs, and SEND related skills
- Previous experience working with SEND, preferably within a school setting or as a carer
- Passion for working with students with special educational needs
- Ability to support students with ASC, SLD, or PMLD
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Benefits of working with Zen Educate:
- Work-life balance: We understand the importance of maintaining a healthy work-life balance and strive to find roles that suit your needs.
- Better pay: We offer competitive rates of pay to ensure that you are rewarded for your hard work and dedication.
- On-hand support: Our team is always available to provide guidance and support, helping you find the right role and supporting you throughout your career.
If you are an experienced SEND Teaching Assistant looking for a fulfilling role within a supportive school, apply today. We look forward to hearing from you.