LEVEL 2 SEN TEACHING ASSISTANTS
Pay Grade 4 (points 15 – 18) £18,870 - £20,541 – Permanent
(You will be working approx. 70% of the full time salary quoted above)
Hours of work: 8.50am -3.25pm
Start date: ASAP
Ellesmere College is a large special school located in Leicester providing education for up to 285 children and young people, aged from 4 to 19, with a range of complex learning difficulties.
We are looking for enthusiastic, resilient Level 2 SEN Teaching Assistants with excellent interpersonal skills to work within our school.
You will need to be committed to providing support to learners with a range of complex needs, be flexible in your approach and able to work as part of a team.
Applicants should have good literacy and numeracy skills. Understanding and experience of using Makaton, PECs and sensory approaches would be advantageous but not essential.
Previous experience working with children with special needs is highly desirable. Please stipulate in your application whether you have experience in EYFS, Primary or Secondary, as we have several vacancies.
Ellesmere College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all staff to adhere to this commitment. Applicants will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check.
Closing Date for Applications: Monday 25th February at 11am.
Interview dates to be confirmed.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Applicants will be required to undertake pre-employment checks, such as an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check. Applicants who will be undertaking early and/or later years childcare (or the management of such childcare) will be required to complete a declaration that neither they, nor anyone who lives in the same household, is a disqualified person under the Childcare (Disqualification) Regulations 2009.