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1:1 Support Assistant Southwark

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Job description

Are you an experienced SEN teaching assistant who is looking to take on a new role within south east London?

A 2 form intake school in Peckham are recruiting for a SEN TA/LSA to work supporting a child in the EYFS with Downs Syndrome. The school would like a candidate with SEN experience. The school have an inclusive approach to SEN support so the successful candidate will be responsible for the pupils attainment levels and integration in the classroom.

this role will suit someone who is pro active with a real enthusiasm for supporting not only a key child but the classroom as a whole. The role would include working to increase attainment of the key child, through small group work and individual support. The school would like a candidate with previous experience of Makaton, however the school are open to interviewing people with experience of BSL or PEC's.

This school is located a short walk from Peckham Rye station. The school were rated "outstanding" by Ofsted (Dec 16). The SLT at this school are dedicated to the continued high level of results that the school has achieved in recent years.


  • CACHE level 3 qualification or equivalent
  • Experience working with children with SEND (SEMH preferable)
  • A current valid child workforce DBS on the update service or willing to apply for one
  • Passion for supporting children succeed
  • Confidence dealing with sensitive matters
  • 2 recent references

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If you feel you would be well suited to this role, please click "apply now" or contact Lee at Teaching Personnel on 0207 593 3075.

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All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay.

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