Classroom Behaviour and Special Needs Assistant
Posted on Jan 18, 2019 by Vision for Education - Teeside - SEN
Here at Vision for Education we offer excellent rates of pay in the area to ensure we place the right people in the right schools. We also offer free CPD courses including Team Teach.
It is this philosophy that is helping us to rapidly build and maintain relationships between ourselves, our staff, and the schools we work with.
We are looking for people who can react and adapt quickly to challenging behaviours and situations in a professional manner. As well as units for behaviour issues, we also work in schools for children with varying degrees of Autistic Spectrum Disorders (ASD).Experience is preferred but not essential as our main focus is to find the type of person that can be a positive influence and calming presence in what is sometimes a difficult environment
Your duties would depend on the age of the children and their individual needs, but would usually involve:
Helping with schoolwork under the supervision of the teacher
Preparing learning materials
Encouraging children to be confident and independent
Helping children understand instructions carrying out a child's care plan (education, social, behaviour and personal)
Encouraging children to communicate
Giving information and help to teachers
Supporting children during social activities and outings
Helping children during therapy sessions
Recognising when children are upset and comforting them looking after children's physical needs
If you're interested please send a comprehensive CV or call (phone number removed) for more details.
Vision for Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All candidates will be required to complete our safeguarding checks and undergo an enhanced DBS check
Vision for Education -teesside Primary and York