SEN Teaching Assistant

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Job Sector:
North West
£14,500 to £18,000 per annum
Salary Description:
�14.5k - 18k per year
Teaching Personnel
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A behavioural school in north Liverpool are looking to appoint a behaviour support assistant on a long term basis. Initially, the position will until the end of the academic year but there is an opportunity for a permanent contract. The school caters for individuals between 11-16 with a Statement of SEN or an EHCP, on the autistic spectrum and/or have significant communication and interaction difficulties and social, emotional and mental health needs (SEMH).

Due to the specific needs of the pupils we would be interested in applicants with experience of supporting children or young people with challenging behaviour. The ideal behaviour support assistant will have experience working with pupils with challenging behaviour and understand how to de-escalate situations.

The ideal behaviour support assistant will have:

* Level 2 Teaching Assistant qualification (ideally level 3)

* Preferably Team-Teach trained or other restraint training (can be provided)

* A considerable amount of experience working with pupils with challenging behaviour

* Experience working within a special needs setting

* An understanding of the de-escalation tactics and crisis prevention

If you are available now for day to day or long term work and want to work in a school for children with SEN, please get in touch with Danielle at the Liverpool Branch of Teaching Personnel on 0151 244 5430

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All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

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Contact Details:
Teaching Personnel
Tel: 0151 244 5430
Contact: Danielle Boyle

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