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SEN Teaching Assistant

  1. SEND Support
  2. Greater London
Date posted : 15/04/24
  1. Full Time
£100 per day

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• Competitive daily rates - up to £100 PAYE a day!

• Excellent opportunities for professional development - Supportive SEN department

Key Stage 1 SEN Teaching Assistant - Peckham

We are looking for an experienced SEN Teaching Assistant for a primary school in Peckham. This full time position is required to start April 15th until July 2024 with potential to extend into next academic year. The school would ideally like an experienced SEN Teaching Assistant but would also consider applications from those with experience of working with children in alternative settings with a desire to work with children with high needs in the education sector.

The School:

• Rated 'good' by Ofsted

• Believe in educational excellence and children’s wellbeing

• The ethos of the school is built on a foundation of 11 core values which are addressed directly through lessons, assemblies and across the whole curriculum

• Each month, the school focus on a particular Value

• Very inclusive staff members

• Opportunities for professional development - dedicated SEN department with training provided

• Excellent facilities

• Clear behaviour management policy

• Great transport links

The Role of a Key Stage 1 SEN Teaching Assistant:

• The position is for an SEN teaching assistant to work with primarily two children in the Year 1 class, roles for Key stage 2 are also available within the school

• You will work alongside the SEN team and closely with the students to achieve their educational goals

• Support the class teacher in the delivery of their lessons when needed

• offer 1:1 and 1:2 support for students with a range of needs

• Have input in class planning, supervision and assessment of the children you are working with

• Working hours from 8:30 am - 3:30 pm

• Full time role starting April - July 2024

What do you need:

• Have an understanding SEN and desire to work with children with special needs

• Experience with SEN children is desirable - ASD and ADHD in particular

• Hold an Enhanced Child workforce DBS with an update service subscription, or be willing to apply for one through teaching personnel

• Have a full updated CV, outlining employment covering the last two years - any gaps in employment must be accounted for

• References to cover the past two years


Peckham area of South-East London

Benefits of working with Teaching Personnel:

Teaching Personnel is the largest and most successful teaching agencies in the UK specialising in securing trained teachers exciting teaching roles in the UK. We not only have a large team of passionate and experienced Consultants in England, but we also boast a dedicated resourcing team in Australia who will guide you through the entire process of relocating overseas.

We offer:

• Competitive relocation packages

• Bonus packages and guaranteed work schemes

• Refer a friend or colleague and receive £50 as a thank you once they have worked for 10 days

• Fantastic social & networking events, bringing people together to share experiences

• Professional development courses run by knowledgeable and experienced professionals

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see the FAQ’s on the Teaching Personnel website for details.
All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.
Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We undertake safeguarding checks on all workers in accordance with DfE statutory guidance ‘Keeping Children Safe in Education’ this may also include an online search as part of our due diligence on shortlisted applicants.
We offer all our registered candidates FREE child protection and prevent duty training. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.
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