SEND Teaching Assistant
North West London, London
£75 - £85 per day + flexible - depending on experience
Two form entry junior school in North London is seeking an experienced SEND/SEN Teaching Assistant to start with them as soon as possible.
This lovely school has good links to public transport and parking available.
The Headteacher, who has been at the school for many years, has a strong determination to continually strive for even higher standards and has a dedicated team in place to help achieve this.
The school requires an experienced teaching assistant with special education experience. You will be predominately working with children with Autism (ASD) and also emotional and behavioural issues (EBD) and will be working on a 1:1 basis and also with small groups. There is some flexibility in the year group, depending on the school requirements and where possible, your preferences. Please note that the children do not have extreme behavioural issues, but they do respond well when they have firm boundaries given.
You must meet the following criteria to be considered for this role:
- Experience with children with SEND (including ASD and EBD)
- Excellent communication skills(you will be dealing with many colleagues/professionals/parents in the role
- A patient, calm and perseverant approach
- Very good team skills and a good sense of humour!
If your skills and experience match the above, please contact us as soon as possible. The role can start immediately for the right person and is likely to continue in September.
This will be a really interesting opportunity in a great school, for an experienced SEND Teaching Assistant.
Not right for you but you know a teacher perfect for the job? If you refer a qualified teacher to us, who goes on to work for Athona, we will pay you a £250 referral fee as a thankyou.
Please note: In accordance with the DfE statutory guidance Keeping Children Safe in Education all candidates must have a current Enhanced DBS Disclosure to work in a school or nursery. If a valid subscription to the DBS Update Service is not held we will require you to complete a new DBS application.
Posted 29 days ago