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Health Care Assistant

  • Location:

    North London

  • Sector:

    SEN Support

  • Job type:

    Long-Term Contracts

  • Salary:

    £80 - £100 per day

  • Contact:

    Caitlyn Maynard

  • Contact email:

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  • Published:

    16 days ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:


  • Contract Length:

    Full Time

Health Care Assistant

  • Immediate start
  • Competitive rate of pay
  • Full-time, long-term
  • North London
  • £80-100 per day

The Role

We are looking for a health care assistant in North London to support young people with a wide range of complex needs and learning difficulties, including autistic spectrum disorder (ASD).

This health care assistant role will be based in an SEN school for students aged 7-19. You will be working alongside the class teacher, providing support to small groups or individual students.

The school is easily accessible from around London, with excellent transport links.

Willingness to do personal care is preferred.

Health Care Assistant Responsibilities:

  • Working with and supporting students with various and complex special educational needs, which may include students with ASD.
  • Providing health and medical support to students as necessary.
  • To work closely with students under the direction of the teachers, monitoring students' work.
  • Promoting a positive and inclusive classroom culture and providing emotional support when needed.
  • Implementing behaviour management strategies to maintain a positive and safe learning environment.
  • Using positive reinforcement techniques to encourage focus and self-control.
  • Being aware of safeguarding policies and procedures to ensure the safety and well-being of students.

Health Care Assistant Requirements:

  • The right to work in the UK.
  • A clear and up-to-date DBS.
  • Experience working as a health care assistant.
  • A knowledge and understanding of working with young people with SEN.

Health Care Assistant Benefits:

  • Working as part of a highly supportive and experienced team.
  • A rewarding job role in a stimulating and supportive environment.
  • Fantastic training and development opportunities.
  • School holidays off

If you are an experienced health care assistant with a passion for supporting young people with SEN, then this is the role for you.

Apply now to be a health care assistant at this outstanding school and help to make a significant positive impact on the lives of these students.

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%