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Teaching Assistant

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    Long-Term Contracts

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    £65 - £85 per day + Dependent Upon Experience/Skills

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  • Published:

    24 days ago

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    Temp to Perm

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Teaching Assistant

  • LSA/SEN Teaching Assistant vacancies
  • London SEN Schools
  • Assisting SEN students
  • Full Time Long Term Roles
  • Weekly CPD courses available
  • Excellent opportunities for career progression and development
  • Daily rate up to £85

About these London Schools

  • Catering for SEN Students aged 3-11 years old
  • Rated "Good or Outstanding" by Ofsted
  • Multi-sensory soft play rooms
  • Specialist dark rooms for visual stimulation
  • HE and Art, Design & Technology bases
  • Dance and Music studios
  • Library and IT suites
  • Augmentative communication via technology so that each student has complete access to the whole curriculum via switches or other aids.
  • Play therapy rooms
  • Sensory and sound gardens
  • Market gardens
  • Hydrotherapy pools
  • Assembly/sports/dining hall with specialist light and sound facilities
  • Trampoline for rebound therapy
  • Adapted minibuses
  • Accessible/adapted toilet/changing areas with plinths and hoists
  • Specialist individual equipment for pupils ordered by physiotherapist, Speech and Language Therapists, Occupational and Dietary Therapists
  • All classrooms have computers/interactive whiteboards with appropriate switches, software and internet access

In order to be considered for these London based roles, the LSA / SEN Teaching Assistant will need to meet the following criteria:

  • Have experience working with ASD, SLD or PMLD students (essential)
  • Have experience working with SEN (essential)
  • Willingness to undertake personal care tasks (feeding, changing, toileting etc.)
  • PECS and Makaton skills (Preferable)
  • NQT, experienced UK and/or OS-trained teachers welcome to apply
  • Eligible to work in the UK (must have valid visa)
  • Recent classroom-based references and valid DBS/police checks