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SEN learning support assistant, school near Beckenham, Lewisham

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Job description

An exciting opportunity has come up to work in a large, outstanding SEN primary school near Beckenham. You would be supporting children who have mixed complex needs including autism. It is a key stage 2 class, and when fully staffed the classroom has a teacher, 2 other teaching assistants and a HLTA.

More details of the role:

  • Full time position (Monday - Friday, 08:30am - 15:30pm) during term time only
  • Start date Monday 25th February 2019
  • Long term role with the potential to apply for a permanent position with the school
  • Support 8 students, working on speech and language and sensory development

You will be required to have:

  • A DBS on the update service, or be willing to complete a new application asap
  • Experience of working with children - knowledge or experience of SEN is desirable
  • Proof of qualification up to at least A Levels or a vocational equivalent at Level 3
  • Any training relevant to this position is desirable - safeguarding, Makaton, PECS, Autism Awareness, first aid etc.


  • Teaching Personnel can offer access to reduced cost CPD training courses
  • Contributions made for you by Teaching Personnel - national insurance and pension
  • There will be regular opportunities to progress your career including securing a permanent position
  • Receive a referral bonus of £50 if you recommend another member of staff to work with us

If you would like to apply for this position, please send a copy of your CV to the email address provided.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see for details.

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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