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Makaton Teaching Assistant

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Job description

Special Needs Teaching Assistants Required for Primary School based in Acton

  • Well known Primary School with a 1 year contract based in a KS1 Class
  • School based 10 minutes walk from Acton Central Station
  • Excellent professional development opportunities

Teaching Personnel are recruiting on behalf of a Primary School based 10 minutes away from Acton Central Station. They are looking for a teaching assistant to join their team in November within their nursery or reception. They are looking for a dedicated teaching assistant to work 1:1 with pupils within the classroom.

The role:

* Working within Nursery or KS1

* Working 1:1 with no more then 2 pupils

* 8:30-3:45pm, Monday to Friday

* You must be able to commit for at least one year

* You must be able to commute to Acton on a daily basis

Desired experience and qualifications:

* At least 3-6months experience working with children in Nursery or Reception

* Experience of working with children who have special educational needs such as Autism, Speech and Language Needs, ADHD or Physical Needs.

* You must hold a CACHE Level 2/3 or a Degree.

* Experience of PECS or Makaton is desirable.

In order to apply for this job please contact Preeti on 020 8832 1960 or simply send your CV and covering letter to

All applicants will require the appropriate qualification and training for this role. For teacher roles, we require a formally recognised teaching qualification. For Support staff our minimum requirement is GCSE English & Maths (A-C) or equivalent.

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

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

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