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Teaching Assistant

  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Secondary Support , SEN Support, SEN Teaching

  • Job type:

    Long-Term Contracts

  • Salary:

    £80 - £90 per day

  • Contact:

    Kiesha Lynch

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Duration:


  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:


  • Contract Length:

    Full Time

SEN Teaching Assistant - Lewisham

  • SEN Secondary School within London Borough of Lewisham
  • SEN teaching assistant - Long term and full time
  • Permenent contract on offer for the right candidate
  • School with positive ethos, happy place to work!
  • Starting ASAP - Paid Trial days to be arranged first week of September
  • £80 - £90 per day

Your new school

  • Ofsted rated this School OUTSTANDING
  • Head Teacher has an open door policy and is always available to meet and support staff
  • School benefits from modern building and state of the ark facilities including Hydrotherahy Pool
  • Class sizes range from 6 - 10 pupils with 3 x TA's in every class
  • Pupils have a range of Special Needs - AUTISM, ADHD, SLD, PMLD, SEMH
  • CPD training such as Team Teach and PECS provided to all long term staff
  • Strong team work ethic and happy staff team

Your new role

  • Supporting students day to day in their classroom activities
  • Using communication aids such as PECS, Makaton and Visual timetables
  • Managing challenging behaviours with confidence and with a positive approach
  • Encouraging students to learn through play and sensory learning
  • Assessing students needs and levels and feedback back to Class Teacher
  • Supervising children in class, playground and dining areas
  • Providing personal care when required

What you'll need to succeed

  • 6 months+ experience working with children
  • Knowledge of Special Needs through School or Care work - Autism, SLD, PMLD
  • Caring and patient nature
  • Team Player
  • Qaulification is desirable but not essential - eg. Degree, Level 3 Childcare / TA / Health Care, TeamTeach, PECS
  • Available for full-time hours : MON - FRI 8.30am - 4.00pm
  • Live in or available to travel to Lewisham, SE London

SEN Teaching Assistant - Lewisham - If this role sounds right up your street and you would like to be considered for a paid trial day at the School, please apply with your CV and/or contact Kiesha @ Reeson

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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