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SEN teaching assistant job, Peckham secondary SEN school

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Job description

Are you looking for an SEN Teaching Assistant position in South East London?

Are you available for full time work starting in September?

Can you commit to travelling to Peckham for work each day?

I have a secondary school for children with severe special needs in the Peckham area, who have opportunities for a Teaching Assistant looking for full time work. The school caters for a mixture of complex needs and mild to severe autism, with classes holding up to 10 students, a teacher and up to 3 other Teaching Assistants.

I am looking for a Teaching Assistant who:

  • Is able to support autism, including some with challenging behaviour
  • Can provide personal care where necessary including toileting and changing
  • Has experience of supporting children with SEN either in primary or secondary
  • Is able to assist pupils in the hydrotherapy swimming pool once a week
  • Can provide excellent references from previous employment
  • Has a DBS on the update service, or is willing to complete a new application asap
  • Is able to travel to this school in Peckham, for an 09:00am start and 16:00pm finish each day
  • Holds a relevant qualification related to working with children (degree or level 3 is desirable)
  • Has completed relevant training (Autism Awareness, ABA, Team Teach, Moving and Handling, PECS, Makaton, BSL are all desirable)

Teaching Personnel has been operating in the UK for over 20 years and we are committed to improving the quality of our staff. We can offer training courses that are either free or at a reduced cost, and a dedicated consultant will liaise with you regularly to ensure you are happy in your position.

Further opportunities are always available, including the possibility of securing a permanent position with this school if you perform well.

If you would like to work as a SEN Teaching Assistant at this school in the Peckham area, send your CV for consideration today.

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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