CER is looking for a Classroom Support Assistant to work in an SEN school in Darlington.
A successful candidate will have worked as a teaching assistant in a school before, or have relevant SEN experience in either healthcare or another sector, which they can transfer over to an education setting.
The school, based in Darlington, is a specialist provision for autistic children and young people. They cater for children and young people aged 3 -19 years with a range of abilities and differences associated with the autism spectrum.
The school are looking for enthusiastic, dynamic and resourceful individuals to join a dedicated and hardworking team of specialised support staff. They are looking for people who will enjoy being effective in supporting students with complex needs and who have an appreciation of the positive attitude required to encourage independence in their students.
The ideal candidate will:
Be able to engage with children and enforce positive behaviour
Have worked with children or adults with special needs before
Be able to challenge children when they display negative behaviour
Be a qualified teaching assistant or have a transferable skill
Free Ofqual approved training courses through our Affinity Academy to develop your skillset
Exclusive opportunity to work within seven Multi-Academy Trusts across the North East
Access to a Guaranteed Pay Scheme to give you greater financial security
A £300 sign on bonus when you sign over from other Education Agencies*
Flexible roles for those looking for part-time work and full-time roles for those looking for a more long-term opportunity