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Teaching Assistant

Special Needs Teaching Assistant

  • Permanent Job
  • Kensington and Chelsea Based Independent SEN School
  • Fantastic Facilities
  • Full time
  • Starting September
  • Pay depending on experience

A small but fantastically well resources independent special needs (SEN) school based in the Kensington and Chelsea area of West London is seeking an Special Needs Teacher Assistant with recent SLD experience to join their team from September on a permanent contract. Experienced Special Needs Teacher Assistants with UK or equivalent qualifications and experience are encouraged to apply today.

The successful Teaching Assistant applicant will be joining an amazing independent Kensington and Chelsea Special Needs school that provides for primary and secondary aged pupils with Severe Learning Difficulties (SLD.) The majority of the children have additional medical and sensory needs as well as physical impairments. Therefore it would be advantageous, though not essential to have experience with PECS, Makaton, Personal Care, Team-Teach and Hoisting. The classes are all supported by two full time LSA/TAs which means that you will be working as part of a highly skilled team. Each class accesses iPad gridplayer, Communication in Print and PECs to aid communication and social development.

The successful Teaching Assistant candidate will be flexible, with the ability to use their own initiative where required. Experience working in an SEN school or with SLD children would be an advantage - excellent training is available.

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.

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