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Teaching Assistant

  • Location:

    North West London

  • Sector:

    Primary Support , SEN Support

  • Job type:

    Long-Term Contracts

  • Salary:

    £85 - £100 per day + Dependent Upon Experience/Skills

  • Contact:

    Rob Sherrington

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Duration:


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ASD SEN Teaching Assistant North West London

  • ASD SEN Teaching Assistant
  • Full time Teaching Assistant position
  • 'Outstanding' school
  • Special Needs School
  • Term time only

SEN Teaching Assistant Role Information

For this position you will need to be an experienced SEN Teaching Assistant who has worked with young pupils on the Autistic spectrum, an experienced mainstream Teaching Assistant or someone with relevant experience supporting people with learning difficulties and the desire to train as a Teaching Assistant.

You will mainly be working as a class based Teaching Assistant with Key Stage 2 pupils who have significant delay in their academic and social skills. You will support teaching and learning, encouraging and motivating students as well as breaking down tasks for them to help them access the curriculum, develop their communication skills and gain greater independence.

You will be working in a top North West London SEN school based in a class of 8 pupils alongside another two experienced SEN Teaching Assistant staff and a specialist ASD Teacher. The children can be "active" so you will need to be able to concentrate, multitask and bring energy and enthusiasm to the job.

The Ideal SEN Teaching Assistant Applicant

The ideal candidate will be based in North West London have good ASD knowledge and some experience of PECS and Makaton. However the key to the job is attitude and the school are very willing to train someone who shows passion and a willingness to get stuck in! Most important is a calm demeanour, a positive can do attitude and being consistent/reliable.

Please note that as a Teaching Assistant in a special school personal care (feeding and changing) is a part of the job and applicants who wouldn't be prepared to undertake these tasks after training will not be considered for the post.

Teaching Assistant Benefits

  • Excellent work environment
  • Defined pathway to permanent contract
  • Outstanding in house training
  • Free Team Teach Qualification through Reeson Education

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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