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SEN Teaching Assistants Job in Hampton

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Job description

An 'Outstanding' School in Hampton is looking for SEN Teaching Assistants. The school is a special school for pupils aged 4-16 with moderate learning difficulties and additional complex needs (including Autism). There are places for 118 young people, usually in classes of around 12. Teaching Personnel is looking to appoint a motivated and organised Teaching Assistant to join our caring and friendly team working with pupils aged 11 to 16.

You will be expected to develop strong and positive relationships with staff and pupils. As a teaching assistant you will be supporting the pupils to enhance learning and encourage them to become independent learners as well as providing educational, welfare and therapeutic support for pupils with a range for learning needs.

To be successful you will need to be:

  • Able to travel to Hampton daily
  • Able to work Monday - Friday 8:30 am - to 4:00pm during school term time
  • Able to communicate effectively
  • Experienced supporting children with autism and learning difficulties
  • Able to support children with Maths, English and core subjects
  • Open to personal care
  • Knowledgeable of specific visual aids such as PECS, TEACCH

We are looking for staff with good communication skills, ability to work on their own initiative and previous experience of working with pupils with learning needs. A valid DBS with Child Only Workforce registered onto the update service is required in order to secure this job.

To apply for this position, please email your updated CV and a short cover letter based on this position to the email address provided. Due to high volume of applications only suitable candidates will be contacted.

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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