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Teaching Assistant

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  • Sector:

    SEN Support

  • Job type:

    Permanent Contracts

  • Salary:

    £75 - £100 per day

  • Contact:

    Kevin Mbengi

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

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Exciting Opportunity: Teaching Assistant Position - Primary School in Greenwich

A wonderful opportunity awaits ten dedicated and experienced Teaching Assistants to join a thriving primary school in Greenwich. This role involves providing essential support to a Year 2 student with mild Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). The school is eager to initiate the trial promptly and is specifically seeking candidates with a proven track record in assisting children with ASD.

About the Role: Teaching Assistant Position

In the role of a Teaching Assistant at this esteemed primary school, individuals will play a crucial role in establishing an inclusive and nurturing learning environment. The primary focus is on supporting a Year 2 student with mild ASD, fostering both academic and social development. This is a long-term position, with the potential for extension based on performance and the evolving needs of the school.

Position Overview: Teaching Assistant Position

  • Job Title: Teaching Assistant
  • Location: Primary School in Greenwich
  • Commencement: Immediate (Trial Period)

Key Responsibilities: As a Teaching Assistant, successful candidates will:

  1. Provide dedicated support to a Year 2 student with mild ASD.
  2. Collaborate closely with educators to implement personalised learning strategies.
  3. Assist in developing and executing Individual Education Plans (IEPs).
  4. Cultivate an inclusive learning environment that promotes positivity.
  5. Support the social and emotional well-being of the student.
  6. Maintain consistent communication with parents, teachers, and the SENCO team.
  7. Monitor and document progress, adjusting support strategies as required.
  8. Participate in relevant training sessions and seize professional development opportunities.
  9. Apply their experience to employ effective strategies for students with ASD.
  10. Embrace the opportunity to leave a lasting impact on the student's educational journey.

Teaching assistant - Qualifications and Experience:

  • Previous experience as a Teaching Assistant is a valuable asset.
  • Demonstrated experience in supporting students with Autism Spectrum Disorder.
  • Relevant qualifications in education or special educational needs.

Why Join?

  • Become an integral part of a dynamic and inclusive educational community.
  • Contribute to the creation of a supportive learning environment.
  • Access professional development opportunities to refine teaching skills.
  • Make a positive and enduring impact on the educational journey of a student with diverse needs.

How to Apply as a teaching assistant: Dedicated Teaching Assistants with a passion for supporting students with ASD are encouraged to submit their applications by [insert deadline]. Include a cover letter highlighting relevant experience and a comprehensive resume.

The primary school in Greenwich is committed to equal opportunity and welcomes applicants from all backgrounds.

Embark on the journey of shaping the future of education as a Teaching Assistant!

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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