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Teaching Assistant

  • Location:

    South East London

  • Sector:

    SEN Support

  • Job type:

    Long-Term Contracts

  • Salary:

    £12 - £15 per hour

  • Contact:

    AJ Webb

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  • Published:

    11 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Contract Length:

    Full Time

What will be your role working as a Teaching Assistant?

* Working closely with parents and reporting back on pupils' progress

* Preparing the classroom, ready for the school day

* Working with children on a 1:1 basis as well as in small groups

* Providing personal care

* Observing children's behaviour

I am looking for resilient and caring Teaching Assistants who are looking for a new adventure and interested in the idea of working with children with special needs. As an SEN TA you will working with various complex needs, within a SEN School.

This position will be working in a Primary SEN Class who will be specifically supporting learners with Moderate Learning Difficulties and Severe Learning Difficulties. Some of these children will be high functioning and able, in addition to working closely to the national curriculum. Some of which won't be working at national curriculum levels and could be non-verbal and communicate through PECS or Makaton.

Working in an SEN School is a highly rewarding job and is a great way to obtain experience if you are interested in becoming a teacher later down the line.

What is the client school like?

As a company we are working closely within an SEN School that specialised in working with children that have complex needs, and are looking for Health care assistant/SEN TA's to join their team. This school is rated good by Ofsted and there are approximately 150 students within the school. In addition to this, the school is ran by an Outstanding Headteacher with a highly supportive Senior Leadership Team.

Are you interested? Here is what you can do:

* Send an up to date CV (including all related Teaching Assistant experience)

Required Skills and Expertise

* Be an excellent, inspiring Teaching Assistant Experience

* Have a proven track record of improvement

* Be able to creatively contribute to the development of the students and the curriculum

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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