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Teaching Assistant

  • Location:

    London

  • Sector:

    SEN Teaching

  • Job type:

    Long-Term Contracts

  • Salary:

    £62 - £85 per day

  • Contact:

    Charlotte Bacon

  • Contact email:

    charlotte@reesoneducation.com

  • Job ref:

    SNT947803_1626250277

  • Published:

    18 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-08-13

  • Startdate:

    06/09/2021

Reeson education are currently searching for SEN TA's to work within Special Needs Schools across London.

  • Ofsted rated Good to Outstanding Schools
  • £62 - £85p/d
  • Temp to Perm Scheme
  • Full Time
  • Fantastic Facilities

I am looking for resilient and hard-working Teaching Assistants across London, who will be working closely with children with varying special needs. Our outstanding SEN schools work with children that have Autism, Profound Multiple Learning Difficulties, Moderate Learning Difficulties, Severe Learning Difficulties, Hearing Impairments, Visual Impairments and Speech and Language Communication needs. You will be working with these children on either a 1:1 basis or in small classes. Due to the nature of the work, personal care may be required and therefore a health care background would be preferred however, this is not essential.

If you are looking to gain more experience but don't know where to start, we are able to offer free CPD Courses in the following areas:

  • Sensory Processing, Behaviour, and the Primary Classroom
  • SEND Code of Practice
  • Autism Friendly Classrooms
  • Manual Handling Awareness
  • Safeguarding, Child protection & Prevent Programme

And many more…

What will be your role within the classroom?

  • Working closely with parents and reporting back on pupils' progress
  • Preparing the classroom, ready for the school day
  • Working with children on a 1:1 basis as well as in small groups
  • Providing personal care
  • Observing children's behaviour

What does Autism mean?

Autism which is often abbreviated to ASC (Autism Spectrum Condition) could mean that individuals may have trouble with the following: Anxiety, communication, social interaction, repetitive and restrictive behaviour, varied sensitivity to certain senses such as; light, sound, taste and touch. Children with Autism may rely on different ways to communicate this maybe through PECS and Makaton.

What does PMLD mean?

Children with PMLD will have more than one disability, this could mean they may have trouble with the following: communication, hearing and visual impairments, physical disabilities, and mental health difficulties. Many individuals with profound multiple learning difficulties rely on different ways to communicate this maybe through such as PECS and Makaton.

What are our client's schools like?

As a company we work with schools across London that are looking for SEN TA's to join their team. These schools tend to be rated Good to Outstanding by Ofsted. Special needs can vary in size and can have anything between 30 to 300 students. In addition to this, these schools are ran by Outstanding Headteachers with a highly supportive Senior Leadership Team. Majority of our schools have fantastic transport links as well as car parking for those who drive.

Are you interested? Here is what you can do:

  • Send an up to date CV (including all related experience)
  • Call and ask for Charlotte

Required Skills and Expertise

  • Be an excellent, inspiring learning support assistant
  • Have a proven track record of improvement
  • Be able to creatively contribute to the development of the students and the curriculum

Company Information

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.

Application

To be considered for this opportunity, or find out more, please forward a CV as soon as possible

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%