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SEN Teaching assistant job South Croydon and Addington

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Job description

If you have experience of supporting autism and are looking for a learning support assistant position within an SEN school I would love to hear from you!

This primary SEN school caters for children with autism and other complex needs, most of whom are non-verbal and use PECs, Makaton or other visual aids to communicate. The school is looking for a dedicated, enthusiastic member of staff to join their team and begin work as soon as possible.

You will be working in a key stage 1 small class size of 9 students and there will be a class teacher and up to 3 other teaching assistants in the classroom.

The following are essential to apply for work at this school:

  • A DBS registered on the update service, or be willing to complete a new one asap
  • References from your previous employers
  • Previous experience of supporting autism
  • Willing to provide personal care for students who need assistance with toileting/changing
  • Knowledge of PECs, Makaton or BSL
  • Education to at least A Levels, or an equivalent level 3 qualification

Training courses are available through Teaching Personnel, which are heavily subsidised. This school invest in long term members of staff, and there is potential to secure a permanent job here if you are successful.

Send your CV using the email address provided to be considered for this role.

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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