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Teaching Assistant

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    Daily Supply, Primary Teaching

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    Permanent Contracts

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  • Contact:

    Pedro Bezerra

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  • Published:

    10 months ago

  • Duration:

    temp to perm

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  • Contract Length:

    Part Time

    Full Time

Teaching Assistant

An outstanding SEN School in the borough of Merton (southwest London) is looking for a numbers of experienced and approachable SEN TA/Teaching Assistant staff for a position starting immediately.

  • PMLD/SLD Teaching Assistant Vacancies
  • Ofsted 'outstanding'
  • Immediate Start
  • Merton Southwest London
  • Assisting PMLD/SLD Students
  • Long Term Role/Full Time
  • Primary and Secondary
  • Classes up to 7 kids, 3 TA's and a class teacher
  • Daily Rate £80-£90

Teaching Assistant Role Information

A unique special needs school in the borough of Merton, Southwest London. They are looking for several Teaching Assistant staff to work with pupils with severe learning difficulties. You will be working in a small class as part of a closely knit team of 3 teaching assistants led by an inspiring, creative, positive, and highly supportive experienced SEN teacher.

You will be working with Primary and Secondary students who all have a diagnosis of autism and related severe learning difficulties. Many of these students may not have reached the stage of using intentional communication, and they may rely on others to interpret their reactions to events and people. The students will be working at low levels using a creative and multi-sensory curriculum designed to build up their social communication skills. Some children have difficulties with fine motor skills and may need help with everyday tasks.

The school

The school has excellent transport links with overground, rail and two underground lines servicing in its local area, not to mention fantastic bus services linking it easily to all of and most of the North, Northwest, East and West London. This amazing school has been nominated Ofsted 'outstanding'. It is a modern purpose built, bright, well-resourced, and uplifting working environment providing only the best for pupils and staff alike.

The Ideal Teaching Assistant

The ideal candidate will have good PMLD/SLD knowledge and some experience of PECS and Makaton but the key to the job is attitude and the school are very willing to train someone who shows passion and a willingness to get stuck in.

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%

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