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SEN General Teaching Assistant

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Job description

Independent SEN School looking for SEN Teaching Assistant - South Croydon

  • Independent SEN School with supportive staff and close to transport links
  • Long term full time role with potential to go permanent
  • Training will can be provided for the right candidate

A wonderful independent SEN School in South Croydon are looking for a Special Education Need (SEN) Teaching Assistant for a long term and full time role. The school are looking for teaching assistant who will be flexible, adaptable and some one who is passionate and hungry to get involved supporting SEN pupils.

About the School

A specialist independent mixed day school for pupils between the ages of 3 – 1 9 years. The highly unique Profound (Developmental) Curriculum is designed to provide education in an integrated manner incorporating learning, therapy and health needs for pupils with Profound & Multiple Learning Difficulties which are compounded by a high degree of dependency, and who require very specialised management for physical disabilities, sensory impairment and complex medical needs. The school is made up of four classes with 25 pupils who require 1-1 tuition.

About the Role

• This is a full time long term position to start immediately

• The role is to support SEN pupils across the school and may require 1-1

• There will be wheel chair hoisting and personal care (toileting and changing nappies)

• The pay rate will be between £55 - £65 per day

The ideal Candidate

• Need to be available to start immediately for work

• Moving Handling experience and or training is very beneficial

• Experience with PMLD (Profound Multiple Learning Difficulties), complex, medical and servere learning difficulties is beneficial

• Candidates with experience as a residential support worker, health care back ground, nursing, carer or along these lines of work will also be considered.

• Need to be able to commit long term and full time (5 days a week) role with potential to go permanent

• Able to provide all the correct vetting documents – full support and guidance will be given

The school is looking for CV’s ASAP! If you feel this role is for you, please email your updated CV 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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