Learning Support Assistants (SEN) SEAL85644

Cheadle Hulme, Cheadle
£14,251-£15,324 per annum + benefits
22 Jul 2019
19 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Learning Support Assistants (SEN) SEAL85644
Cheadle Hulme, near Manchester Airport, SK8 6RQ, Cheshire
Salary range: £14,251-£15,324 per annum + benefits

Hours: Monday to Friday 8.30am – 4pm (35 hours per week)
Holidays: School holidays (Stockport Education Authority)

Role Summary

Here at Seashell Trust we provide education and care for children and young people (up to 25 years old) with severe, profound and complex learning difficulties and disabilities, sensory impairment and communication disorders and autism.

We are recruiting for talented Learning Support Assistants for our specialist SEN College who want to make a real difference!The age range of our students is 19-25 years old. Experience in a teaching assistant/learning support role in an SEN environment or in a care setting working with people with complex needs is required at this time.So if you are passionate about providing education, care and support, have the right attitude and share our values, then we’d like to hear from you!

About the roles

These are term time permanent roles and will involve providing daily learning, personal care and support for our students inside the classroom and on site.Some students may present challenging behaviour, so candidates should be comfortable working in this type of environment.
These are physically demanding roles with a requirement to keep up with the active students who like to run, use the adapted bikes and go in the swimming pool.

About our benefits

Pension scheme, on site gym, online retail and leisure discounts, doggy day care/grooming, employee assistance programme, cycle to work scheme, childcare vouchers, and free parking!
We have performance related pay reviews and offer good career development and training opportunities.

About Seashell Trust

Seashell Trust runs an Outstanding (Ofsted) special School, and a Specialist College with 17 on-site residential homes for children and young people with complex learning disabilities, physical disabilities and multisensory impairments.

We provide an excellent care environment that is safeguarded and committed to promoting learning, respect and independence, as well as dignity for all of our children and young adults.

As part of our safer recruitment policy, successful candidates will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check (no cost) and full references will be taken.

We value our employees and recognise the need to recruit, retain and develop highly skilled and committed talent who share our vision and values!

We value diversity and are committed to equal opportunities. Disabled candidates who meet the minimum criteria on the person specification will be guaranteed an interview.

This charity is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults.

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