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SEN school in Edgware looking for Teaching Assistant

Job description

A PMLD Primary and Secondary in Edgware School is looking for a flexible long term Teaching Assistant. The candidate must hold a certificate in Manual Handling and be willing to support with feeding and personal care; changing, toileting, changing nappies for pupils with profound multiple learning difficulties. Working as an SEN Teaching Assistant, you will be required to support the students within the classroom settings and on a 1:1 basis being committed to supporting their academic development in a patient and caring manner.

The suitable candidate will have the following:

  • Manual handling training
  • Experience within SEN and/or educational environments
  • Dedication to safeguarding pupils
  • Enthusiastic personality
  • Any relevant experience with PECS and Makaton

The school is looking for a nurturing and friendly Teaching Assistant who is dedicated to genuinely making a difference to the lives of children. This opportunity will be an amazing start for anybody who wishes to pursue a rewarding career within SEN schools.

Candidate benefits:

  • Opportunity to gain experience covering lessons and extra curricular activities
  • Immediate start date
  • First-hand experience within an SEN school
  • Opportunity to motivate and inspire pupils
  • Working with pupils from a diverse background; profound multiple learning difficulties

If you are a proactive individual who wants to work in a rewarding role with young people with complex needs, please apply by sending your CV

Due to the high number of applications, only successful applications will be contacted.

Teaching Personnel Ltd is committed to promoting the welfare and safeguarding of all pupils therefore all candidates applying to posts through Teaching Personnel Ltd are required to undertake or will have undertaken the Disclosure and Barring System (DBS).

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.

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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