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Teaching Assistant

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  • Sector:

    SEN Support

  • Job type:

    Long-Term Contracts

  • Salary:

    £80 - £95 per day

  • Contact:

    Charlotte Bacon

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  • Published:

    24 days ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:


  • Contract Length:

    Full Time

Exciting Opportunity for a Passionate Teaching Assistant in North West London PRU!

  • PRU
  • North West London
  • £80 -95 p/d
  • Full Time
  • September Start

Are you a dedicated and enthusiastic Teaching Assistant looking for a new challenge? We are excited to present a fantastic opportunity for a Teaching Assistant to join a Pupil Referral Unit (PRU) located in the vibrant area of North West London. This full-time, long-term role starting immediately offers the chance to make a real difference in the lives of students who require additional support.

Responsibilities of a Teaching Assistant within a PRU:

  • As a Teaching Assistant within a PRU, you will play a crucial role in providing vital support to students who may have experienced difficulties within mainstream education. Your responsibilities will include:
  • Assisting in the delivery of tailored educational programs, ensuring each student's individual needs are met.
  • Supporting students in their academic progress, helping them to catch up on missed learning and achieve their full potential.
  • Building positive relationships with students and providing emotional support, creating a safe and nurturing environment.
  • Collaborating with teachers and other professionals to develop and implement effective strategies for student engagement and behaviour management.
  • Promoting inclusivity and celebrating the achievements of every student, fostering a sense of belonging and self-worth.

About the PRU:

Join a highly regarded Pupil Referral Unit in the dynamic area of North West London, renowned for its commitment to providing outstanding education and support to students who require alternative provision. This inclusive and supportive environment empowers students to overcome challenges and thrive academically, socially, and emotionally. With a dedicated staff team and ongoing professional development opportunities, you will have the chance to enhance your skills and make a lasting impact on the lives of these incredible young learners.

What We're Looking For:

  • Proven experience as a Teaching Assistant, preferably within a PRU or alternative educational setting.
  • Understanding of the unique needs and challenges faced by students in a PRU, including behaviour management and social-emotional support.
  • Patient, empathetic, and resilient approach, with the ability to build rapport with students who may have complex needs.
  • Excellent communication and teamwork skills to collaborate effectively with colleagues and external professionals.
  • Genuine passion for supporting students who require additional assistance and a commitment to their overall development.
  • Knowledge of effective strategies and interventions for engaging and motivating students within a PRU environment.

How to Apply:

If you are a dedicated and enthusiastic Teaching Assistant seeking a rewarding opportunity within a PRU in North West London, we want to hear from you! To apply, please submit your updated CV along with a compelling cover letter expressing your interest in this role and highlighting your relevant experience.

Please note that due to the high volume of applications, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview.

We look forward to receiving your application and assisting you on your journey to become a valued Teaching Assistant within a PRU!

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%