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SEN teaching assistant, Peckham special needs school, part time

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SEN Teaching Assistant work available in South East London

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Can you travel to Peckham for work?

I am working with a secondary school for children with severe learning difficulties, who have an opportunity for a Teaching Assistant looking for part time day to day work to join their team. The classes are key stage 3/4 and have a maximum of 10 students, a teacher and 3 other Teaching Assistants.

I am looking for a Teaching Assistant who:

  • Is able to support children with autism, including some with challenging behaviour
  • Can provide personal care where necessary including assisting with toileting and changing
  • Has experience of supporting children with SEN either in primary or secondary
  • Is willing to assist pupils in the hydrotherapy swimming pool
  • 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 a 9am start and 4pm finish each day
  • Holds a relevant qualification related to working with children (degree or level 3 is desirable)
  • Has completed any relevant training sessions (Autism Awareness, Moving and Handling, PECS, Makaton, BSL, Multi-Sensory Impairment are all desirable)

Teaching Personnel can help support you to secure a regular or even permanent job at this school, as the school are looking for someone who is committed and passionate about supporting special needs. The school can also offer CPD training courses during their INSET days and Teaching Personnel offers a £50 referral bonus if you recommend another member of staff to work for us.

Make a difference to these students who are vulnerable and need a little extra support.

Send your CV for consideration of this role 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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