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Sidcup SEN school, teaching assistant, full time, special needs

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Job description

An SEN secondary school in Sidcup would like to advertise an exciting opportunity for a Teaching Assistant looking for a new position in January 2019.

The school has most recently been graded as 'good' by Ofsted, and the report says that 'pupils like coming to school because they enjoy positive relationships with staff'.

The school caters for children who have complex special educational needs and disabilities including those with verbal and non-verbal autism. They are looking for a learning support assistant who is dedicated and committed to improving the experience of students in a small key stage 3 class.

The role:

  • Full time, long term, starting on 14th January
  • Monday - Friday, 08:30am - 15:30pm, term time only
  • Support a class of students with complex needs, some of whom are wheelchair bound
  • Provide personal care through the day - assist with toileting and feeding at break time
  • Provide support for sensory development
  • Work alongside speech and language therapists and occupational therapists

The benefits:

  • Teaching Personnel will pay a national insurance and pension contribution for you
  • Opportunity to secure a permanent position
  • Good opportunity for development if you want to do a HLTA qualification or teacher training
  • Make a difference in helping SEN students to achieve their full potential
  • Enjoy engaging with friendly staff members and inspirational students

The school are looking to offer the security of a long term position to the right candidate so they are looking for someone who is committed to a long term role.

You will be eligible to attend all whole school CPD training sessions at the school, and further training courses are available through Teaching Personnel.

To find out more about this job or working with Teaching Personnel, send a copy of your CV to Louise by email 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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