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SEN Teaching Assistant, Full-time, Islington

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Job description

A lovely two form entry mainstream school in Islington, near Old street station (Northern line) is currently recruiting for an experienced SEN Teaching Assistant to join their team!

The role will involve supporting a child in Year 1 with Cerebral Palsy who requires 1:1 support.

This school is rated 'Good' by Ofsted and aims to support all members of staff and learners. This federated school has recently been renovated and has fantastic facilities including a new school hall, ICT room, dance studio and library. The school believes in the importance of 'Outdoor Play' and facilitates a wide variety of activities including; a sports pitch, a pond, ecology trail, cycle track and garden areas.

'Our learning for life programme and focus upon learning not just knowledge and skills but also emotional, social and spiritual learning is based upon the world of the child and how they perceive life'.

SEN teaching assistant Requirements:

  • Personal care, manual handling and feeding the child
  • Experience supporting PMLD children
  • 1:1 experience (ideally Cerebral Palsy)
  • KS1 experience
  • Knowledge of Safeguarding

The role:

In one of the Year 1 classes there is a boy with Cerebral Palsy who requires a 1:1 Teaching Assistant. The Teaching Assistant will need to assist the child with personal care, manual handling and feeding. The child has a dual placement with a local Special School 2 days a week so the Teaching Assistant would also need to accompany the child there on those days. This role is a Full-time role and the school is looking to conduct trials and interviews this week.

Why work through Teaching Personnel?

At Teaching Personnel we offer 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
  • Autism Awareness Diploma
  • Level 3 Child Psychology Diploma
  • The Complete SEN Diploma

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