Successful candidates will work across educational settings and provisions, alongside the advisory teacher, to support inclusive practices for pupils with SEN. The work will include fulfilling the Team Around The School initialtive, bringing services and support together for Wakefield children and families.
Specialist learning support officers undertaking the outreach role to mainstream schools will be asked to run groups, modelling good practice, undertaking pupil observations and assessments that contribute towards the graduated response to SEND. In addition this may include support to resource provisions, who educate pupils with an EHCP.
Successful candidates work within the central cluster teams covering the Normanton, Featherstoen and South East area of the district.
We are looking for motivated individual who can provide excellent support to students with complex needs. This may be delivering learning/interventions to groups/individuals with complex needs. This may be supporting pupils to access mainstream lessons.
You will work with other learning support staff and specialist teachers to support children with complex SEN to access lessons either in the resource base or in mainstream classes.
We are looking for candidates with knowledge and experiences of:
We recognise that candidates may be supporting individuals with additional needs outside of a school environment (for example individuals currently working with adults, or care workers).Therefore, applications from individuals who have wider experiences relating to SEND are welcomed.
This post is term-time 35 hour/week
We are happy to discuss the nature of this role and the nature of the pupils/student. Candidates can contact Stephnaie White, Team Manager,