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Teaching Assistant

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    SEN Support

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    Permanent Contracts

  • Salary:

    £80 - £100 per day

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    Kevin Mbengi

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  • Published:

    10 months ago

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    Full Time

Vacancy: Experienced Teaching Assistant Required for Feeding Support

Location: Deptford, London

An outstanding opportunity has emerged for a committed and adept Teaching Assistant (TA) to provide expert feeding support to a child at a distinguished primary school situated in Deptford. This pivotal role centres on aiding a child who faces feeding challenges, while upholding a constructive and nurturing learning environment.

Role Overview: The selected Teaching Assistant will collaborate closely with the child, extending crucial assistance during designated feeding periods. This involves ensuring the child's ease, cultivating a tranquil eating setting, and furnishing any requisite aid. The child, who possesses capability, seeks supplementary support to ensure a triumphant and encouraging feeding experience. It is imperative to preserve the child's educational routine without disruption, rendering this role both delicate and gratifying.

Required Qualifications and Experience: The optimal teaching assistant will possess:

  • Previous acumen in delivering feeding support, ideally within a care facility, educational institution, or analogous context.
  • A profound grasp of the sensitivities and complexities linked to feeding assistance.
  • Exceptional reservoirs of patience, empathy, and a nurturing demeanour towards working with children.
  • Proficient communication aptitudes to liaise effectively with the child's educator, parents, and pertinent school personnel.

Principal Responsibilities:

  • Synergising with the child's teacher to perpetuate uniformity in the child's daily regimen.
  • Furnishing patient and uplifting guidance throughout feeding intervals.
  • Forging a serene and cosy milieu conducive to efficacious feeding.
  • Ensuring that the child's requisites are met while fostering their self-reliance.
  • Conveying any apprises or advancements to the teacher and parents as necessitated.
  • Upholding the institution's commitment to embracing inclusive and affirmative learning experiences.

Benefits of Enlistment: This post proffers a distinctive prospect to enact a substantial influence on the formative stages of a young learner's odyssey. You will become an integral part of an ardent and supportive academic community that holds the advancement and well-being of its students in high esteem. This position affords you the prospect to apply your specialised proficiencies in a manner that bears significance, all the while contributing to the child's overarching educational expedition.

Application Procedure: For adept and empathetic Teaching Assistants with a history in feeding support, this role beckons your application. Kindly forward your curriculum vitae and a concise cover letter delineating your pertinent expertise and your impetus to enrich this particular role.

Lend your skills to the team at this fantastic and inclusive Primary school in Deptford, and participate in leaving an indelible imprint on a child's academic pursuit and well-being.

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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