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Teaching Assistant

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    Primary Support

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    Permanent Contracts

  • Salary:

    £80 - £100 per day

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    Kevin Mbengi

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    3 days ago

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  • Contract Length:

    Full Time

Teaching Assistant Opportunity in Deptford

Reeson Education is thrilled to present an exciting opportunity for a Teaching Assistant to join a Primary school in Deptford. This role is based in the SEN unit named "The Lighthouse," which caters to mixed age groups of children with SEND needs, primarily Autism.

Position Details:

  • Role: Teaching Assistant
  • Location: Deptford, South East London
  • Start Date: September 2024
  • Days: 5 days a week
  • Hours: 8:30 am - 3:45 pm

Teaching Assistant - Role Overview:

As a Teaching Assistant in The Lighthouse, you will support children with SEND needs, focusing on Autism. The school is seeking a skilled individual who can hit the ground running and make a positive impact on the student's learning and development.

Key Responsibilities for the Teaching Assistant:

  • Provide personalised support to students with SEND needs, particularly Autism
  • Assist teachers with lesson preparation and execution
  • Create a supportive and inclusive classroom environment
  • Support student's learning and development on a one-on-one or small group basis
  • Engage in school events and activities

Qualifications and Skills for the Teaching Assistant:

  • Experience working with children with SEND needs, especially Autism
  • Strong understanding of SEN strategies and interventions
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work collaboratively with teachers and other support staff
  • Patience, empathy, and a proactive attitude

Why Join This School as a Teaching Assistant?

  • Supportive Environment: Work in a dedicated SEN unit with a committed team
  • Professional Growth: Opportunities for training and career development
  • Impactful Role: Make a real difference in the lives of children with SEND needs
  • Convenient Location: Based in Deptford with good transport links

Teaching Assistant Application Process:

  • Interviews and Trials: The school is trialling immediately

If this Teaching Assistant role aligns with your skills and experience, we encourage you to apply through Reeson Education. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a supportive school community and make a meaningful impact as a Teaching Assistant in The Lighthouse SEN unit.

Apply now to secure your interview and trial slot. Take the next step in your career as a Teaching Assistant with Reeson Education and support the wonderful students at this primary school in Deptford!


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%