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Drama Teaching Assistant

  • Location:

    Barking and Dagenham

  • Sector:

    Primary Support

  • Job type:

    Long-Term Contracts

  • Salary:

    £75 - £90 per day

  • Contact:

    Kiesha Lynch

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  • Published:

    16 days ago

  • Duration:


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  • Contract Length:

    Full Time

Drama Teaching Assistant

  • Drama / Performing Arts Teaching Assistant
  • Excellent Special Needs School
  • Based in Barking and Dagenham
  • £75 - £90 per day

A brilliant SEN School based in Barking and Dagenham borough, East London which caters to students with mild to severe learning difficulties are looking for a TA to join their team! They are ideally seeking an Arts Graduate with a Degree in Drama, Acting, Musical Theatre or similar to lead sessions for their students!

The School:

A school for children with Autism, Severe Learning Difficulties and Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties ages 4 - 19 years. This School is a hub of positivity and all staff are friendly, warm and welcoming. From the second you arrive at this School, you will be supported and made to feel part of the team. Teachers and TA s at this School work to deliver a unique and creative curriculum which is individual to each child's complex needs. They put huge emphasis on the Creative Arts and activities which will teach students confidence, public speaking, creativity and above all, make learning fun!

The role: Drama Teaching Assistant

As a Drama TA, you will be required to support children with Special Needs in class. You must be patient, empathetic and able to adapt to students with complex needs who are working on lower levels than national average. You will be a positive role model who is able to provide pupils with useful knowledge and advice on a 1-1 and group basis.

As a Drama Specialist, you will lead sessions in performing arts and performance based games. You will encourage pupils to act, role play and take on characters and facilitate drama based games. You will be an engaging leader who is able to grab pupils attention and excite them with learning through Drama!

If you have worked with or are interested in working with children with Special Needs and you additionally have a strong Drama background, then please apply below as we would love to hear from you!

Please only apply if you live locally or can commute daily to Barking and Dagenham, East London.

Reeson Education:

REESON Education is London's Premier Recruitment Agency. Established in 2006 by experienced teachers, education professionals and recruitment specialists, we have built our business and reputation on the cores values of honesty, integrity and excellence.

We care about education and the provision of education and have established an excellent reputation with schools and teachers alike.

At REESON Education we work closely with a large network of Nurseries, Primary Schools, Secondary Schools and Colleges across London. Our client base provides us with an abundance of available daily supply, long term and permanent opportunities across all age groups in all areas of London.

Please note that all daily/hourly rates quoted are inclusive of holiday pay at 12.07%