Teaching Assistant Level 2 (SEN)

Cascade Multi Academy Trust is seeking a Teaching Assistant, Level 2 to join the Trust, the successful person will initially be based at Beck Primary School.

The role is based at Beck Primary School which has an experienced, inspirational and forward-thinking senior leadership team. Beck is an exciting place to work. The children are keen to learn and behave well. We offer opportunity for rapid career development within a supportive team

The Post: As part of our recovery plan following the periods of lockdown, we are looking to recruit a Level 2 Teaching Assistant who has experience of working with children with special educational needs to make good progress in a mainstream setting. The successful candidate will work with our established SEN team to support children in a nurturing and caring environment to develop their speech, language and communication. This will be achieved through small-group and 1:1 interventions with children in KS1 and 2.

The successful candidate will:

  •        Be able to undertake specialist teaching on a 1:1 and small group basis
  •        Have experience of a range of interventions and approaches that support children to develop their speech, language and communication.
  •        Be a motivational communicator for children of all abilities ensuring learning is engaging and inclusive
  •        Be able to work effectively within the team to ensure there are high quality and effective learning opportunities for all children.
  •        Be expected to work closely with our multi-disciplinary teams
  •        Have previous experience of working within an inclusive team
  •        Work closely within the school team and contribute to the school community
  •        Have a passion for working with pupils with a variety of needs and the inclusion agenda to ensure that all can access learning and make good progress
  •        Have a commitment to an integrated, therapeutic approach and ethos
  •        Be very flexible and adapt quickly to change

Closing date for applications is 4pm, 11th June 2021

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