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SEN teaching assistant

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Job description

Teaching Personnel are looking for a SEN Teaching Assistant for a primary school based in Southall.

About the role:

The position available supports a KS1 pupil with an Education Health Care plan, they have complex learning needs that need a positive and dedicated TA to support their development. You will need to have excellent literacy and numeracy skills alongside the ability to build up a strong relationship with the students and adults within the school community. The schools diverse community also makes the ability to speak Punjabi a requirement, emphasising the importance of social acceptance and diversity.

This role will also require you to:

  1. Excellent spoken English.
  2. Conduct Speech and language interventions
  3. Be calm, supportive and have a willingness to adapt

About the school:

This school places importance on accepting and supporting diversity, ensuring there is additional support for those who speak multiple languages and special educational needs. The school aims to enrich their pupils to respect and accept their own heritage and culture, especially the cultures of others. The school requires a teaching assistant to support the ethos of the school, to be caring, to communicate and celebrate as a community.

The school is located in old Southall, accessible from Hayes, Hounslow, Ealing and Acton etc.

The ideal candidate:

  • Makaton trained is desired
  • Experience of working with and supporting children in schools with EHCP with complex learning needs.
  • Strong organisation skills and an ability to maintain accurate and appropriate records
  • Fluent in Punjabi

If you are interested in this role, please send your CV or you can call on 0208 982 3529.

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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