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Special Needs Support Assistant, Swanley SEN School, full time

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Are you looking for a special needs teaching assistant position?

Can you travel to Swanley, Bromley for work?

I am working with an SEN school for children with moderate learning difficulties, situated in Swanley, that requires a teaching assistant to join their large staff team as soon as possible.

The school has provision for students with autism, ADHD, social, emotional and mental health difficulties and other moderate learning difficulties. It caters for children aged 7-19 and also provides a residential option for up to 20 students during the week.

The teaching assistant role available:

  • Full time, long term role, with the potential to become a permanent position if you like the school and do well
  • Each working day is 08:45am - 15:45pm, Monday - Friday, term time only
  • You will be placed in a mixed key stage 3 class of 10 students
  • There will be two other teaching assistants in the room who you will work with on a daily basis
  • The school offer regular INSET training days, which you will be invited to take part in

The exceptional school building:

  • Victorian building with large classrooms set in beautiful grounds with a large car park
  • Large hall with sensory development activities including trampolining
  • Outdoor learning including Forest School and horse riding
  • Outside play and learning spaces
  • Residential provision for up to 20 students during the week

Trials for the position are being offered over the next two weeks. As soon as you are registered with Teaching Personnel you will be set up with a trial at the school. In order to register with Teaching Personnel you must be able to provide a 6 year career history, references from your current and previous employers and have a DBS registered to the update service, or be willing to complete a new application as soon as possible.

Contact Louise by sending your CV or calling the telephone number provided to show your interest in this position or to find out more about the school.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualification and training for this role. For teacher roles, we require a formally recognised teaching qualification. For Support staff our minimum requirement is GCSE English & Maths (A-C) or equivalent.

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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