Speech and Language Teaching Assistant

10.00 - 15.00 GBP Hourly
15 Jun 2020
09 Jul 2020
Contract Type
Full Time
Teaching Personnel are seeking a Teaching Assistant with experience in Speech and Language, for a Primary School in Skelmersdale. I am particularly seeking a Teaching Assistant who is committed to making a positive difference to the lives of children and young people with Social, Emotional and Mental Health Difficulties.

With your experience in behaviour management / SEN / Mental Health and speech & language you could help young people by giving them a fresh start and an opportunity to see life differently, changing their perspective on learning and education.

This role will suit someone emotionally resilient, non-judgemental, understanding and patient. The young people range from 4 - 11 years and carry their own emotional difficulties, struggle with social interaction and have difficulty in expressing their emotions positively at times, thus resulting in challenging behaviours and language.

Your role will be to inspire them to believe in themselves and assist them in overcoming barriers to speech and language, whilst offering opportunities they would never have thought they could be exposed to. Most importantly, you'll be that one person who never gave up, always believed and challenged them to do the same.

To be considered for this role you will need to:

' Have speech and language experience

" Have experience in managing challenging behaviours

" Think on your feet and easily adapt to various situations

" Be engaging, student-centred and communicate effectively

" Demonstrate an unwavering commitment to Safeguarding and Child Protection

The working hours will be 8:30am - 3:30pm, Monday - Friday from September and the school would like to meet suitable candidates via Zoom ASAP!

Please send a copy of your CV to ASAP if you are interested in this role.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see (url removed)/faqs for details.

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.

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We offer all our registered candidates FREE child protection and prevent duty training. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

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