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Teaching Assistant

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  • Sector:

    SEN Teaching , Support , Daily Supply

  • Job type:

    Long-Term Contracts

  • Salary:

    £65 - £95 per day + Dependent Upon Experience/Skills

  • Contact:

    SEND Desk

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  • Published:

    29 days ago

  • Duration:

    Temp to Perm

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Teaching Assistant

Are you looking to become a Teaching Assistant?

We are currently looking for Teaching Assistants who have a kind and caring nature, to work within our London Special Needs Schools.

No prior experience?

No need to worry, we offer free CPD courses in order to get you on the right track.

What does being a Teaching Assistant entail within a London SEN School?

  • Working 1:1 or in small groups
  • Reporting on individual progress
  • Liaising with parents
  • Managing Challenging Behaviour
  • Using PECS

Working within an SEN School is a highly rewarding job. Our client schools throughout London work with a multitude of different learning difficulties and ranges of ability. This can include highly able students or more complex learning or medical needs such as PMLD, ASC, MLD, SLD, SEMH, SLCN, HI and VI. Working as a Teaching Assistant within SEN Schools may require supporting children with personal care. The level of personal care can vary on a number of factors such as age and learning difficulties.

These are full time, long term roles starting from February (Covid19 depending). We are ideally looking for someone who is a graduate TA however, this is not essential. We are looking for someone who has confidence, resilience, enthusiasm in addition to being highly dependable at short notice.

Becoming an SEN TA/Teaching Assistant can be the perfect introduction to understand how schools are run. For example, if you are looking to become a teacher, this is a fantastic way to build a foundation of knowledge of what would be expected from you, if you decided to pursue a career in teaching.

If you are interested in becoming an SEN TA, please send a recent CV including your contact details.

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%