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SEND Teaching Assistant

  • Location: High Harrogate, England
  • Salary: £11.81 - £14.92 per hour
  • Type: Temporary / Full Time

Seven Resourcing are looking for a temporary SEND Teaching Assistant to work in Harrogate, North Yorkshire. This position is initially for a period of 6 weeks and is paying £11.81 – £14.92 per hour (PAYE and umbrella payment options are available). The role would involve working from Monday – Friday (08:30-16:00).

The role:

Personalised Learning Pathways enable young people to access local learning opportunities which will lead to community participation, and wherever possible independent living and/or employment. This will be achieved by identifying with the learner clear learning aims and objectives which will empower individuals with the skills, confidence and challenge to be successful in adult life.

Key Responsibilities:

  • You will be required to work with the class teacher, to plan, prepare and deliver a bespoke person-centred independence programme to a young person with Foetal Alcohol Syndrome (FASD), which will support the young person to develop and progress based on a clear understanding of their personal needs and aspirations. At times, this may be in one to one situations.
  • You will be a HLTA with demonstrable experience of working with learners with a range of Special Educational needs and Disability, aged 16 to 25. We are looking for someone who can develop the following programmes: Personal Progress, Independence and Employability. Timetables will include work experience, engagement in community activities such as the gym and shopping.
  • Your lessons will be person-centred, which will allow learners to develop and progress using their preferred learning methods. Teaching will be highly differentiated with a focus on providing learning and development opportunity specific to the learners needs. You will be able to capture progression in multiple forms and in multiple degrees.
  • The successful candidate will work in closely with the Teacher and Hub Coordinator to deliver the Personalised Learning Pathways programmes to a learner in Harrogate.

Applicant Requirements:

  • Qualifications: HLTA status or an equivalent level of relevant experience.
  • Experience: Significant and recent experience of working in an educational environment, preferably person centred planning, with experience of supporting learners with SEND.
  • Compliance: Proof of ability to work and live in the UK. Current DBS and references covering the last 5 years.
  • Travel: Clean UK driving license with the ability to commute to and from work independently.
  • Hours: 37 hours p/w.

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