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Teaching Assistant, Visual Impairment, Secondary School - Kingsbridge Area - Plymouth - Role: SEND TA Jobs
Axcis Education are looking for an experienced teaching assistant to support a year 11 student with visual impairment for the rest of the academic year. The student attends mainstream lessons and is requiring a teaching assistant to support them in their studies. Your main duties will include scribing for exams and coursework as well as assisting the pupil in travelling between classes. You may also be required to take part in break/lunchtime duties ensuring the safety of students during these times.
The school has a fantastic SEND department that caters for students with a range of additional educational needs and are supported in mainstream lessons. Classes are lead by a teacher and usually teaching assistant to support the students. Within this role you will be working alongside both the teacher and TA and expected to support the individual with visual impairment, however you may be required to assist with supporting the rest of the class if needed.
As the school is part of a multi-academy trust (MAT) we are looking for a person local to the area who will be willing to travel to a different campus or school if needed. While the visually impaired student will be your main responsibilities there may be occasions where they are not attending the school for a couple of days. The trust has requested someone who is able to pick up additional supportive role during the pupils absence.
This is a temporary position.
If you are interested, then please contact Joe Lyne at Axcis Education on 01392 949022.
Axcis is an equal opportunities employer. 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.
All staff will be subject to our stringent vetting procedures, which include an enhanced DBS, full work history, references and a face-to-face interview.
Axcis Education is an employment agency offering temporary supply work for daily, short-term and long-term assignments in addition to permanent positions.
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CONTACT: Joe Lyne
TELEPHONE: 01392 949022