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SEN General Teaching Assistant

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Job description

SEN Teaching Assistant required for Primary School in Brent

  • £60+ per day, depending on experience
  • 'Good' Primary School with good transportation links and excellent facilities
  • Opportunities to develop and access to training courses

Do you have experience supporting Special Educational Needs children? Are you looking for an exciting new challenge that involves working on a 1:1 or 1:2 basis with children who have a range of complex needs such as; Autism, Down-Syndrome, Non-Verbal Communications, Global Learning Delay, ADHD, Hearing Impairments and SEMH.

Teaching Personnel are recruiting 4 x SEN Teaching assistants on the behalf of a 'Good' Primary school in Wembley.

About the Role

This position begins in September and includes:

*Supporting new children on a 1:1 basis starting in Reception with complex needs

*Assisting the classroom teacher with the preparations of classroom activities

*Preparing the learning materials

*Helping children understand instructions

*Carrying out a child's care plan (education, social, behaviour and personal)

*Encouraging children to communicate

*Giving information and help to teachers

*Supporting children during social activities and outings

*Helping children during therapy sessions

*Recognising when children are upset and comforting them

Please apply if:

*You have a minimum of 6months experience supporting children with complex needs

*You have clear accurate spoken and written English, with good use of grammar

*You have the ability to adjust planning, learning activities and teaching programmes to take account of pupils needs and responses

*You have a good understanding of what helps children to be a successful learner

*You have the ability to build positive relationships with pupils, parents/carers and colleagues

*You have the ability to understand and use a range of strategies to support positive behaviour and attitudes

If you are interested in this role and you believe that you meet the required criteria then please send your CV to or alternatively you can call on 0208 832 1960 and ask for Georgia!

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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