Specialist Outreach Teaching Assistant

Speech & Language Centre, Quarry Bank Primary School
£15,529 to £17,306
07 Jan 2018
23 Jan 2018
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Contract Type
Part time permanent
Working Pattern
Term time

Following on from the Speech and Language Centre's successful Pilot Outreach programme , a new and exciting opportunity has arisen for a Specialist SLCN Outreach Teaching Assistant to work alongside the Centre Manager and Specialist Outreach Teacher to extend the programme to mainstream primary and early years settings.

Hours: 22.5 term time only 39 weeks

Salary: Grade 5 SCP 18 to 21 £15,529 to £17,306 + SEN allowance £1,443 (pro rata)

Location: Speech and Language Centre based at Quarry bank Primary School

The successful candidate will require significant experience of working with children with speech, language and communication difficulties as well as detailed knowledge of the EYFS/KS1 curriculums.

The role will be working with pupils who have complex SLCN in a mainstream or early years setting, delivering programmes that include specialist assessment, teaching and therapy in order to develop their English and mathematical skills and social and emotional well-being.

The Specialist Teaching Assistant should be an excellent classroom practitioner able to model best practice and strategies as well as giving advice to staff in mainstream settings. The successful candidate will need to be patient, calm, a good communicator, confident in working in a variety of settings and with external agencies and parents and who is excellent at problem solving with a 'can do' approach.

For further information please ring 01384 818665 between 08.00am - 08.45am or after 15.00pm

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