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About the job
Are you an experienced and passionate Special Needs Teaching Assistant?
Are you skilled in breaking down barriers for SEN pupils to achieve their potential?
Then this opportunity may be perfect for you!
As a Teaching Assistant at this School, you will work to support students age 5 11 years old with profound and multiple learning difficulties including Autism, Down Syndrome and SLD. 90% of pupils are on the spectrum and many are nonverbal or have communication difficulties.
You will be a patient worker, able to instill in students a sense of safety and calm in the classroom. You will build effective relationships with pupils, observing behavior patterns and ability levels. You will be flexible, able to adapt to each students individual needs and implement different strategies in line with pupils Education Health Care plans (EHC).
Lastly, you will be engaging and full of enthusiasm, wanting to get involved in every activity and make learning accessible and enjoyable for all students!
Experience with Makaton, Manual Handling and/or TeamTeach is desirable but not necessary.
In this role you can expect to be rewarded;
Work with a small, skilled and positive team Temp to Perm role with potential for career progression
Receive inhouse weekly training Top of the range facilities and resources including a swimming pool and sensory centre
*Competitive rates of pay from SANZA Teaching Agency
This School is a vibrant site, based in Islington, close to the station.
Send CV and personal statement to #####@######.### to register your interest.
Sanza Recruitment is a Sunday Times Top 100 employer stopping at nothing to ensure our candidates, clients and employees come first. At Sanza you will have access to 25 fully certified CPD courses, thats 18 more than our next nearest competitor, all focused on making you the best you can be. We have the very best people available to take your call and look after you every step of the way. We pride ourselves on exceptional service and take the time to really get to know you. Put simply; we listen, we learn, we deliver. Why? Because our people matter most.
We specialise in matching Teachers and Support Staff to their dream job, and help Primary, Secondary and SEN schools recruit for a wide range of roles across our 11 offices in the UK, including: London, the West Midlands, the North West, East Anglia, the North East, the South West, Yorkshire, the Midlands, Herts and Bucks.
Awarded REC Audited Education gold standard Sanza Recruitment are committed to Safeguarding and are also a proud Equal Opportunities Employer.
No terminology in the above advertisement is intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation. SANZA Teaching Agency is proud to be an Equal Opportunities Employer and accepts applications from all sections of the community.