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Teaching Assistant

Teaching Assistant - Islington

  • Full time contract from September 2022
  • Supporting Key Stages 1 and 2
  • Autism, Mild Learning Needs and Mental Health
  • Islington
  • Fantastic School!

Do you have experience providing support to primary students?

Perhaps you have worked in a School, after school club, dance or drama school or just graduated and want to start your career working with kids?

Are you passionate about engaging children in school who are hard to reach and with challenging behaviour?

Do you thrive in a challenging and fast paced environment?

If you answered yes to the above then this position is for you!

Teaching Assistant - Islington


Based in Islington, this Primary School provides individualised learning plans for students with ADHD, ASD, MLD, OCD and some students display Challenging Behaviour.

The Head Teacher places high importance on each child getting positive praise and encouragement, support and the best care through individualised learning. Teaching Assistants often provide 1-1 support, delivering activities and engaging students in learning which will help them progress. The Teaching Assistants would also be responsible for behaviour intervention and pastoral/emotional support. The chosen TA will need to be a strong personality and confident working with pupils with mental health needs.

Students range from 8 - 11 years of age.

Teaching Assistant - Islington

Responsibilities of role :

  • Supporting key pupils on a 1:1 basis
  • Engaging pupils in National Curriculum learning
  • Managing behaviour
  • Liaise with the Teacher to implement strategies in the child's EHC Plans
  • Feeding back to Teacher on child's progress
  • Positive and enthusiastic presence in the classroom

The School are looking for:

  • Experience working with children
  • Strong role model and mentor
  • Understanding of Autism and Mental Health needs

If you are interested in this rewarding role then please forward your updated CV today!

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%