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SEN Support Asssitant

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Job description

A friendly and inviting primary school, in Southwark, is currently recruiting for an SEN support assistant.

This position would be a full-time position commencing in January. The pay rate for this role will begin at £65 per day.

The role will involve working on a 1:1 basis with a Year 1 pupil with Autism and Global Delay. The child will require learning support as they are currently struggling academically.

The school is an Ofsted graded 'Outstanding' school and they are looking for a member of staff who can provide this leave of excellent support to their pupils. This 2 form entry school is dedicated to creating a small school feel with a capacity of 420 children. This is to ensure that their staff know each child well in order to maintain a high standard of teaching. The lovely SLT and other staff members are always available to offer guidance and knowledge to help you progress.

The staff and pupils benefit from a range of extra-curricular activities such as: Drama, Chess, Street Dance, Knitting and many more. This allows both pupils and staff to step away from the classroom and find a new hobby. The school also encourages music tuition where the pupils can learn to play the piano, recorder and violin.

The school benefits from easy travel to some of the great learning environments that London has to offer. The school have recently visited Butser farm, the Natural History Museum, London Science Museum and a number of London's galleries, theatres and parks.

Shortlisting criteria include:

  • Experience working with ASC and/or Global Delay
  • Experience and/or knowledge of Makaton and PECS
  • Willingness to be involved with extra-curricular activities
  • Passion for helping raise pupil attainment

Interviews for this role will begin 3rd December. If this sounds like the school for you then do not hesitate to send Jenny your CV by clicking the apply button.

Teaching Personnel are a company who have been together for 25 years and are the leading education recruitment agency. Once with us you can benefit from a dedicated consultant per borough who recruits for the schools in your area. You will also be given access to an online diary to allow you to update your availability quickly and easily.

Once you have registered with us you will have the opportunity to apply for other roles and receive a £50 bonus by recommending a friend to Teaching Personnel. You will also have access to a number of discounts (up to 85%!) on courses which can help you with your development as a Teaching Assistant and aspiring Teacher or School Psychologist! Some of the courses we offer are:

  • Understanding Autism
  • Team Teach
  • The Prevent Duty
  • The Complete SEN Diploma

If you are interested in any of these course let me know and we can help you to sign up!

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.

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