SEND - Classroom Assistants
Are you seeking to gain experience within the SEND sector to enhance your career prospects? Axcis want to hear from you. We work with a number of mainstream, SEND schools, pupil referral units and alternative provisions within the Newport, Vale, Cardiff and South Wales area. We have some 1-1 positions as well as general in-class support, many of our roles start as ad-hoc on the day supply but many are extended into longer term and permanent contracts for people who make a good impression.
A passion for working with special needs is essential for this role and you will have a real desire to make a difference. You will need to be adaptable, flexible and able to develop good relationships with the children you are working with. You could be working with children with disabilities such as autism, aspergers, ADHD, Downs syndrome, Cerebral Palsy to name a few. You may be expected to undertake personal care.
Axcis offers competitive rates of pay and candidate care which is second to none and you will have a professional consultant who will be your personal point of contact throughout your time working for us. Axcis offers excellent training opportunities, including CPD training sessions on Autism Awareness, Team Teach, Behaviour Management and Non-verbal Communication, to name but a few.
You will need to hold an up to date DBS certificate and be able to provide a detailed, work history with contactable references to be considered for this role. If you have lived or worked abroad for more than six months in the last five years then you will need to provide a police check from that country. If you're ready to take the next step in your career in SEND, please get in touch today - we would love to hear from you!
If you are interested, then please contact Axcis Education on 02921 602960
If you are interested, then please contact Kathryn Fish on 02921 602960 and send me your full up to date CV.
If you are not interested in this role but know someone else who might be, don't forget that we offer up to £250 in shopping vouchers if you refer a friend to us and we place them in the job. For more details, contact your local Axcis office.
This is a temporary position.
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.