Dunbar Education, a leading recruitment agency specializing in the education sector, is seeking a dedicated and talented Non-Verbal Assistant to join our dynamic team. This is an exciting opportunity for a passionate individual to make a meaningful impact in the field of education. The position is available ASAP, and only full-time applicants will be considered.
- Provide comprehensive assistance and support to individuals with non-verbal communication needs, including but not limited to students with speech and language impairments, autism spectrum disorders, and other related conditions.
- Collaborate with educational professionals, parents, and other stakeholders to develop and implement effective strategies and interventions to enhance communication skills.
- Utilize augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) devices, tools, and techniques to facilitate effective communication.
- Foster a positive and inclusive learning environment by promoting social interaction and engagement among students.
- Monitor and track progress, document observations, and maintain accurate records of individualized communication plans.
- Proven experience working with individuals with non-verbal communication needs, preferably within an educational setting.
- Strong understanding of various disabilities impacting communication, such as autism spectrum disorders, developmental delays, and speech and language impairments.
- Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to collaborate effectively with professionals, parents, and students.
- Exceptional organizational and time management abilities to ensure the successful implementation of individualized communication plans.
- Patience, empathy, and a genuine passion for supporting individuals with diverse communication needs.
- Competitive salary commensurate with experience.
- Professional development opportunities to enhance your skills and expertise.
- Supportive and collaborative work environment.
- Opportunities to work with a wide range of educational institutions and professionals.
- Chance to make a positive difference in the lives of individuals with communication challenges.
To apply for this position, please submit your CV, along with a cover letter outlining your relevant experience and why you are interested in working as a Non-Verbal Assistant at Dunbar Education.