Teaching Assistant / Learning Support Assistant
Location: Merton, South London
Start date: 1st September 2021
Contract type: Full-Time (5 days per week)
Contract term: Academic Year
Daily Rate: £70 - £90 per day
Reeson Education are supporting a 'GOOD' Secondary School in Merton, who require an experienced Teaching Assistant from September 2021.
The successful candidate will be a Teaching Assistant with prior secondary school experience, or a graduate looking to pursue a career as a qualified teacher in the future.
The role of a Teaching Assistant is to support teachers and their students who have additional needs. If you are considering a career in teaching, this school is offering a complete academic years' work to build experience and support your PGCE/Teacher Training applications.
The School - Teaching Assistant - Merton
Based in Merton South London, the school is easily accessed from Wimbledon Tube and Train Station.
The schools SLT team are proud of their reflective and skilled staff and wonderful students and offer a truly rewarding and invigorating place to work. The school prides itself on the high-quality professional development and career progression opportunities and works hard to ensure that staff wellbeing and workload are central to their approach.
This position may be of interest to people who wish to consider a career in teaching to get classroom experience prior to commencing teacher training.
Person Specification - Teaching Assistant - Merton
The school requires an enthusiastic member of staff to work as a Higher-Level Teaching Assistant. This individual will support identified students with special educational needs and/or disabilities to enable them to access the curriculum. The successful candidate will have experience with supporting students with dyslexia. Candidates should possess excellent interpersonal and listening skills with a commitment to helping each student achieve their full potential. A HLTA qualification is essential for these roles (consideration will be given to candidates working towards their HLTA qualification).
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 core 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.
When you apply with Reeson Education, you get:
- Top rates of pay
- Professional support from our team of experienced consultants who offer guidance both pre and post placement
- CPD courses
- Ongoing access to the best and most exclusive future roles in London
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%