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Level 2 Special Needs Teaching Assistant. Job in Dronfield E-Nursery Jobs

Location
Dronfield, Derbyshire
Salary
£72.82 to £76.20 Per Day
Job Type
Permanent
Posted
9 May 2022
Reach Education are seeking Level 2 Teaching Assistants to work short term and long term assignments at a Special Educational Needs & Disabilities school in Sheffield.
MAIN DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
SUPPORT FOR PUPILS
1. Supervise pupils and attend to their personal needs and implement personal programmes including social, health, physical, hygiene, first aid and welfare matters. Specifically:
Gastrostomy tube feeding and cleaning of tube in accordance with the care plan for the child and appropriate training
Changing of catheter bags and cleaning of tubes
Colostomy/Stoma Care
Bathing/Showering
Denture cleaning
Head lice inspection and treatment (in conjunction with parents/carers)
Mouth or nose toilet
Toileting including wiping/cleaning of pupil
Application of splints, braces, corsets etc
Assistance in the transfer to and from vehicles and wheelchairs and mobility devices in accordance with manual lifting and handling procedures
Occupational therapy and physiotherapy as directed by health professionals
Draining exercises for pupils with cystic fibrosis
Emergency treatments covered in basic first aid training
Supervise and support pupils ensuring their safety and access to learning including visits to other establishments
Assist with the development and implementation of Individual Education/Behaviour Plans and Personal Care programmes
Establish constructive relationships with pupils and interact with them according to individual needs including support for pupils in distress
Promote the inclusion and acceptance of all pupils
Encourage pupils to interact with others and engage in activities led by the teacher
Set challenging and demanding expectations and promote self-esteem and independence
Provide feedback to pupils in relation to progress and achievement under guidance of the teacher
SUPPORT FOR THE TEACHER
1. Create and maintain a purposeful, orderly and supportive environment, in accordance with lesson plans and assist with the display of pupils' work
2. Use strategies, in liaison with the teacher, to support pupils to achieve learning goals
3. Assist with the planning of learning activities
4. Monitor pupils' responses to learning activities and accurately record achievement/progress as directed
5. Provide detailed and regular feedback to teachers on pupils achievement, progress, problems etc.
6. Promote good pupil behaviour, dealing promptly with conflict and incidents in line with established policy and encourage pupils to take responsibility for their own behaviour
7. Establish constructive relationships with parents/carers
8. Administer routine tests and invigilate exams and undertake routine marking of pupils' work
9. Provide clerical/admin. support e.g. photocopying, typing, filing, money, administer coursework etc.
SUPPORT FOR THE CURRICULUM
1. Undertake structured and agreed learning activities/teaching programmes, adjusting activities according to pupil responses
2. Undertake programmes linked to local and national learning strategies e.g. literacy, numeracy, KS3, early years recording achievement and progress and feeding back to the teacher
3. Support the use of ICT in learning activities and develop pupils' competence and independence in its use
4. Prepare, maintain and use equipment/resources required to meet the lesson plans/relevant learning activity and assist pupils in their use
SUPPORT FOR THE SCHOOL
1. Be aware of and comply with policies and procedures relating to child protection, health, safety and security, confidentiality and data protection, reporting all concerns to an appropriate person
2. Be aware of and support difference and ensure all pupils have equal access to opportunities to learn and develop
3. Contribute to the overall ethos/work/aims of the school
4. Appreciate and support the role of other professionals
5. Attend and participate in relevant meetings as required
6. Participate in training and other learning activities and performance development as required
7. Assist with the supervision of pupils out of lesson times, including before and after school and at lunchtime
8. Accompany teaching staff and pupils on visits, trips and out of school activities as required and take responsibility for a group under the supervision of the teacher
9. Any other related duties as may arise.
You will Require
* GOOD LITERACY/NUMERACY SKILLS - equivalent to Level 1 in English and Maths
* QCF AWARD CERTIFICATE OR DIPLOMA IN SUPPORTING TEACHING AND LEARNING IN SCHOOLS OR EQUIVALENT QUALIFICATIONS OR EXPERIENCE
* TRAINING IN THE RELEVANT LEARNING STRATEGIES E.G. LITERACY
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Details

  • Job Reference: 587857137-2
  • Date Posted: 9 May 2022
  • Recruiter: Reach Education Ltd
    Reach Education Ltd
  • Location: Dronfield, Derbyshire
  • Salary: £72.82 to £76.20 Per Day
  • Bonus/Benefits: Holiday Pay, Pension Scheme
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Permanent