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Teaching Assistant

  • Location:

    South East London

  • Sector:

    Primary Support

  • Job type:

    Long-Term Contracts

  • Salary:

    £75 - £90 per day + Dependent Upon Experience/Skills

  • Contact:

    Rob Sherrington

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  • Published:

    12 months ago

  • Duration:

    1 year

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:


  • Contract Length:

    Full Time

SEN Teaching Assistant

A top Special Needs school in South East London is recruiting for new additional SEN Teaching Assistant staff. The successful applicants will join a successful team and start as soon as possible.You will be responsible for assisting small ASD classes of 6-8 students from early years up to KS2. The school itself is a special school for learners with complex learning difficulties including:

  • Pupils with Cognitive, Communication and Developmental Delays
  • Pupils with Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties
  • Pupils with Complex Medical Needs

Many of it's pupils have Severe Learning Difficulties and Additional Disabilities including:-

  • Sensory Impairments
  • Autism
  • Physical Disabilities
  • Epilepsy
  • Other Medical Needs

The school will invest heavily in your development and encourages career progression and professional development through regular CPD training.

About the Role

  • SEN Teaching Assistant
  • South East London
  • Assisting ASD students in a number of classes from Early Years up to KS2
  • 6-8 pupils in a class with a teacher and 3 x Teaching Assistants
  • Immediate start, full time position for the academic year
  • Weekly CPD courses available
  • Excellent opportunities for career progression and development
  • Daily rate up to £90

About the School

  • Purpose built modern Complex Needs School in South East London
  • Caters for children aged 4-11 years old
  • Rated "Good" by Ofsted 2019
  • Two sensory rooms
  • Two soft play rooms, a large hall, a studio for physical activities
  • Two outdoor play areas, a sensory garden, a cookery room and small hydrotherapy pool
  • On site therapists, physical therapists and specialist trained support workers

In order to be considered for this role, the SEN Teaching Assistant will need to meet the following criteria:

  • Have experience working with or supporting young children
  • A passion for special needs
  • Good common sense
  • A can do attitude
  • A sense of humour
  • Have proven experience working within nurseries or schools in a UK-based classroom
  • Eligible to work in the UK
  • Valid DBS/police checks

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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