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Teaching Assistant needed for Special Needs school in Greenwich

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Job description

Are you a caring, supportive individual with Teaching Assistant experience in SEN Schools seeking a supporting role in an alternative education setting?

Are you available immediately for a full time position in Greenwich?

An SEN School is seeking a Teaching Assistant to support pupils with a mixture of complex needs and mild to severe Autism.

The right candidate will be an experienced Teaching Assistant with a positive attitude, enthusiasm and resilience. You will be supporting a class of mixed special needs therefore you will need to be versatile and committed to each individual pupil. You will work closely with the teacher and other Teaching Assistants to encourage and motivate the pupils and help them to overcome any learning barriers. While the role can be challenging it is also very rewarding - so a positive mindset and attitude is essential.

To be put forward for this position you will be required to have the following:

  • A naturally caring and supportive nature.
  • Experience working with children with SEN.
  • Immediate, full time, availability.
  • A DBS on the updated service, or be willing to complete one asap.
  • Have completed training relevant to this position (first aid, moving and handling, safeguarding, Makaton, PECS is desirable but not essential).
  • Can provide excellent references from previous employment.

Performing well in this role offers the possibility of securing a permanent position with the school.

Teaching Personnel has been operating in the UK for over 20 years and we are committed to improving the quality of teaching and staff supply. Therefore, we offer training courses that are either free of charge or at a reduced cost, with a dedicated consultant that will liaise with you regularly to ensure you are happy in your position.

What Teaching Personnel Offer:

  • Excellent pay rates
  • Weekly pay rate
  • No hidden fees via umbrella or pay roll companies
  • Pension and NI contributions
  • Access to regular training and CPD courses in your local area
  • Dedicated Personal Consultant
  • Loyalty Rewards Scheme

If you have the right skills and experience to work as an SEN TA, please get in touch with Teaching Personnel through the contact details provided to register with the London Bridge Branch.

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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