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Classroom Assistant Special Educational Needs - (Part-time / Temporary)

Job reference: 1511593 
Date notified: 14/10/2021 
Job location: Omagh - St Scire's Primary 
Salary: £19,312 - £19,698 per annum pro rata NJC pts 5-6 
Hours: 17.5 
Worktime: Monday - Friday 
Closing date: 27/10/2021 
Employer: Education Authority (Western) 
Business: Education Employing Authority 
Address: 1 Hospital Road 
Postcode: BT79 0AW 
Telephone: 028 82411411 

Job Duties:

Assist the teacher with the support and care of pupil(s) with special educational needs e.g. enable access to the curriculum, attend to personal needs including dietary, feeding, toileting etc.
Develop an understanding of the specific needs of the pupil(s) to be supported.
Assist with authorised programmes (e.g. Education Plan, Care Plan), participate in the evaluation of the support and encourage pupil(s) participation in such programmes.
Contribute to the inclusion of the pupil in mainstream schools under the directions of the class teacher.
Assist with operational difficulties and non-invasive medical/clinical difficulties pertaining to pupil(s) disabilities.
Support in implementing behavioural management programmes as directed.
Assist pupil(s) in moving around school and on and off transport.

See job information pack for more details.

Qualifications / Experience:

Hold a minimum of a Level 2 childcare qualification as approved by EA.
Have a minimum of six months experience of working with a child/children in a formal learning environment e.g. school, nursery or playgroup
Evidence of a working knowledge of information technology systems including:
Microsoft Word and Outlook, and/or C2K schools IT systems.
Have a minimum of six months experience working as a Classroom Assistant with a child/children with special educational needs.

See job information pack for more details.

Application Method:

Please go to: Employer Ref: 21003488

Other Information:

Equality Statement: The Education Authority is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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