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    £70 - £90 per day

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    Kiesha Lynch

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    13 days ago

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Teaching Assistant for Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties (PMLD)

  • SEN TA
  • PMLD Class
  • Immediate start - long term
  • £70 - £90 per day
  • London borough of Barking & Dagenham

Do you have experience supporting children and/or adults with severe learning needs? Do you work well independently and as part of a team? Are you caring with a sunny disposition? Do you have an excellent understanding of emotional intelligence?

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an SEN TA to work with Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties in an outstanding Primary Special Needs school in Barking The school is looking for someone with a child centered approach and has high expectations of pupil's progress.

The school is for students of various abilities, ranging from moderate learning difficulties to complex and profound needs. The post requires a talented SEN TA who is flexible, enthusiastic and dedicated to supporting children with educational needs to join their team of dedicated staff.

Due to the nature of the children attending the school the role will require personal care, nappy changing and activities such as hydrotherapy. If you are a team player who can use their initiative and take direction when needed, then this role will suit you!

All applicants must be NVQ Level 3 qualified and have a minimum of 6 months experience working with children with SEND / Special Educational Needs and Disabilities. You will need to feel confident within a classroom environment and be able to take direction from a class teacher.

The role will include:

Assisting the teacher with classroom preparation
1:1 work with students who require additional support
Leading group work
Helping the class teacher with pupil observations

If you are interested in a role as a SEN TA and you are based in East London, please apply below with your updated CV.