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Teaching Assistant

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  • Sector:

    SEN Teaching

  • Job type:

    Long-Term Contracts

  • Salary:

    £80 - £95 per day

  • Contact:

    Charlotte Bacon

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:


  • Contract Length:

    Full Time

Job Opportunity: SEN Teaching Assistant in a Primary SEN School

  • South London
  • SEN School
  • Immediate Start
  • Full Time
  • £80 - 95 p/d

Are you a caring and dedicated individual looking for an exciting opportunity to support students with Special Educational Needs (SEN)? Look no further! Our esteemed recruitment agency is currently seeking a passionate SEN Teaching Assistant to join a reputable SEN School located in the beautiful town of Wallington. This full-time role, starting immediately, will provide you with the chance to make a positive impact on the lives of learners with Severe Learning Difficulties (SLD) and Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties (PMLD).

Responsibilities of an SEN Teaching Assistant:

As an SEN Teaching Assistant within the primary phase, you will play a crucial role in providing personalised support to students with SLD and PMLD. Your responsibilities will include, but not be limited to:

  • Assisting in the implementation of individual learning plans and educational programs.
  • Supporting student's personal care needs with empathy and compassion.
  • Assisting with manual handling, ensuring the safety and comfort of students.
  • Providing support during lessons, promoting engagement and inclusion.
  • Building positive relationships with students, fostering a nurturing and inclusive environment.

What We're Looking For:

  • Previous experience working as an SEN Teaching Assistant, preferably within a primary phase.
  • Understanding of the unique needs and challenges faced by students with SLD and PMLD.
  • A patient and empathetic approach, with the ability to provide personal care.
  • Knowledge of manual handling techniques and a commitment to promoting student safety.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to build rapport with students and colleagues.
  • A genuine passion for supporting students with SEN and a commitment to their holistic development.

About the School:

Located in the charming town of Wallington, this SEN School is dedicated to providing exceptional education and support to students with a range of special educational needs. The school prides itself on its inclusive and nurturing environment, where students are encouraged to develop their full potential. With a supportive team and access to ongoing professional development, you will have the opportunity to flourish in your role and make a lasting impact on the lives of these incredible learners.

How to Apply:

If you are enthusiastic about making a difference in the lives of students with SEN and are ready to embark on this rewarding journey, apply now by sending your updated CV and a cover letter to our recruitment agency, Reeson Education. We look forward to receiving your application!

Note: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview.

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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