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    £70 - £80 per day

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    Kiesha Lynch

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    19 days ago

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SEN TA - Dagenham

  • SEN Primary School within London Borough of Barking & Dagenham
  • SEN teaching assistant - Long term and full time
  • Permenent contract on offer for the right candidate
  • School with positive ethos, happy place to work!
  • Starting ASAP - Paid Trial days to be arranged next week
  • £70 - £80 per day depending on experience

Your new school

  • Ofsted rated this School OUTSTANDING in 2019
  • Head Teacher has an open door policy and is always available to meet and support staff
  • School benefits from modern building and state of the ark facilities including Hydrotherahy Pool
  • Class sizes range from 6 - 10 pupils with 3 x TA's in every class
  • Pupils have a range of Special Needs - AUTISM, ADHD, SLD, PMLD, SEMH
  • CPD training such as Team Teach and PECS provided to all long term staff
  • Strong team work ethic and happy staff team

Your new role

  • Supporting students day to day in their classroom activities
  • Using communication aids such as PECS, Makaton and Visual timetables
  • Managing challenging behaviours with confidence and with a positive approach
  • Encouraging students to learn through play and sensory learning
  • Assessing students needs and levels and feedback back to Class Teacher
  • Supervising children in class, playground and dining areas
  • Providing personal care when required

What you'll need to succeed

  • 6 months+ experience working with children
  • Knowledge of Special Needs through School or Care work - Autism, SLD, PMLD
  • Caring and patient nature
  • Team Player
  • Qaulification is desirable but not essential - eg. Degree, Level 3 Childcare / TA / Health Care, TeamTeach, PECS
  • Able to work in Dagenham and available for full-time hours : MON - FRI 8.30am - 4.00pm

If this role sounds right up your street and you would like to be considered for a paid trial day next week, please apply with your CV and/or contact Kiesha @ Reeson on 02038410777