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  • Writer's pictureAlisdair Adams

SEN Teaching Assistant - Torton, Kidderminster -£20,941 - £22,835

Call/email Ellie at Integritas for a full job description and an application form.


Position: SEN Teaching Assistant

Location: Torton, Kidderminster

Salary: £20,941.30 - £22,835.30

Hours: Full-time, Permanent, 40 hours per week

Start Date: January 2024


This school is part of a Group of over 26 SEN schools across the UK - the 5th largest provider of SEN education in the UK.


Skills and Qualifications:

  • Working towards Level 2 award in Support work in schools or an equivalent is desirable

  • GCSE Maths and English Level 2/C or above qualification is essential

  • Understanding of the Safeguarding principles and Child Protection procedures. 

  • Knowledge or experience of pupils with SEN or SEMH/ASD 

  • Commitment to the role, the desire to put the child first and treat them as an individual 

  • Be positive and creative in meeting pupils’ needs 

Benefits:

  • Full training and continued support 

  • Opportunity to gain qualifications, which will be funded by the school!

  • Perkbox subscription

  • Life assurance and pension 

  • Car lease scheme 

  • Bike to work scheme  

  • Free parking   

  • Free membership to their Health cash back plan - Claim back money on services such as dental, optical, physio and many more


The School:

This school is an innovative provider of education and care for children, young people and adults with special educational needs and disabilities.

 

As part of their growth strategy; the school are really pleased to be opening a brand new Secondary ASC/SEMH school in January 2024, in Torton, Kidderminster, for students aged between 11-19.

 

Amongst a number of other new roles, the school are currently looking for 2 Teaching Assistants to start in January 2024 (or as close to to January as possible)

 

It is an exciting time to be part of the school and this is a unique career opportunity to make your mark on their growing services.


The role:

As one of the new Teaching Assistants, your role will be to support our children with their learning and general wellbeing to ensure every child has the best opportunity to reach their full potential in a caring and safe environment.  Where necessary this may include supporting with care needs from time to time as well as positive behaviour management adopting a tailored approach to the individual child. 

 

You will be expected to establish a warm, caring and supportive relationship with pupils in order to support them feeling safe and enabling them to enjoy and learn during their time at the School, and to promote and encourage independence and personal development in pupils and maintain high expectations of behaviour at all times.

 

You will support the class teacher and contribute to providing high quality, challenging and differentiated educational activities and experiences through supporting the teaching of a broad and balanced curriculum aiming at pupils achieving their full potential in all areas of learning.


Integritas Education Recruitment Ltd is acting as an employment business for this position.


Successful applicants will be subject to pre-employment safeguarding checks including an enhanced disclosure and barring service (DBS) check.

The post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and we are therefore permitted to ask job applicants to declare all convictions and cautions (including those which are "spent" unless they are "protected" under the DBS filtering rules) in order to assess their suitability to work with children.


As a result of the volume of applications, If we have not contacted you within two weeks of your application being received, then regretfully your application will not be taken forward on this occasion.



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