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Teaching assistant, primary SEN school in Purley, full time ASC

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Job description

  • Full time SEN Teaching Assistant role available to start after Easter 2019
  • 08:30am - 15:30pm daily, during school term time
  • Based in an Ofsted rated 'good' primary school in Purley
  • Work in a key stage 1 class of children with moderate learning difficulties including autism
  • Knowledge of PECs or Makaton highly desirable
  • Any other training including safeguarding or child protection is also highly desirable

This school are looking for an outstanding practitioner to join their large and friendly support staff team from 23rd April 2019. You must be committed to improving the academic, social and emotional development of the 10 students in this class, following the direction of the class teacher and working collaboratively with one other teaching assistant.

Most students are able to verbally communicate, however Makaton signing is used regularly and it would be beneficial if you already understand how to use it. If not, training will be available.

The students follow the National Curriculum as closely as possible, and each child will have a specifically tailored set of resources to allow them to access it at their individual level.

To apply for this role you must complete the registration process with Teaching Personnel, which requires having a child workforce DBS registered on the update service and being able to provide two full references from you most recent places of employment.

The benefits of this role include:

  • Daily rates £55 - £70 per day, dependent on experience
  • Opportunity to apply for a permanent role at this school
  • You will have a designated consultant looking after you to make sure you are happy in your new job
  • You will have access to CPD training courses
  • You will be on a Pay As You Earn pay scheme - we pay a national insurance and pension contribution for you
  • If you refer another teacher or teaching assistant to Teaching Personnel, you could earn yourself a bonus of £50 per person

Send your CV today to show your interest in registering with Teaching Personnel.

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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