Axcis are pleased to be working with a lovely special school in Birmingham who are currently seeking experienced teaching assistants to support their pupils on a 1:1 and small group basis.
The school caters for children aged 2 - 19 with a variety of Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND) including learning difficulties, PMLD, Autistic Spectrum Disorders (ASD) and complex needs. As a special needs teaching assistant you'll be expected to work with children on a one to one and small group basis and may be required to assist students with personal care when required.
For this role you'll also be expected to assist with moving and handling students who have mobility issues, so a background in care work or similar would be an advantage.
The school are seeking experienced teaching assistants with a calm, professional and confident personality who are able to demonstrate a real desire to make a difference. The successful candidate will have previous experience of supporting students with ASD and complex needs and will be available on a full-time basis.
This is a temporary role due to last until the end of the academic year and is available to start in September.
Axcis is an equal opportunities employer and as such we do not discriminate based on age, gender, disability, race or any other equal opportunities criteria.
The company is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
As such, you will be required to provide an up to date CRB/DBS, or be prepared to allow Axcis to process one on your behalf, in addition to other mandatory compliance checks in line with the DfE guidelines (for details please see our website).
Axcis Education is an employment agency offering temporary supply work for daily, short-term and long-term assignments in addition to permanent positions.
You must be suitably qualified for the position advertised and be prepared to attend a face to face interview with Axcis to demonstrate your suitability for this role.
Salary / Pay Rate will be dependent on your skills and experience.