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Teaching Assistant

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    SEN Support

  • Job type:

    Permanent Contracts

  • Salary:

    £24500 - £26000 per annum + + CPD + Benefits

  • Contact:

    David Flaherty

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    about 1 month ago

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  • Contract Length:

    Full Time

Teaching Assistant (EAL)

Location: Lambeth, South London

Start Date: September 2024

Reeson Education are supporting a large mainstream secondary school in Lambeth, South London who require an enthusiastic Teaching Assistant (EAL) to join their team from September 2024 on a full-time basis.

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 the Teaching Assistant is to support students with moderate learning difficulties and encourage learning across a variety of subjects and year groups. You should be able to demonstrate successful experience in supporting students with EAL.

The School - Teaching Assistant (EAL) - September 2024 - Lambeth, South London

This large mixed secondary school in Lambeth is a good school with outstanding features and is a fantastic place to work and learn. The school is committed to developing staff who are passionate about their subjects and determined to convey this enthusiasm to their students. Opportunities for internal promotion are maximised and encouraged. Their aim is to make all employees feel included, bringing their passion, creativity and individuality to work. It values all cultures, backgrounds and experiences and they truly believe that diversity drives innovation.

The Role - Teaching Assistant (EAL) - September 2024 - Lambeth, South London

The school require an enthusiastic Graduate Teaching Assistant to join a busy and fun environment where every day offers something different. Candidates with previous SEN experience are encouraged to apply but this is not essential as training will be provided. The successful individual will support students with moderate learning difficulties, special educational needs and disabilities across a variety of year groups. Candidates should possess excellent interpersonal and listening skills with a commitment to helping each student achieve their full potential.

The successful candidate will:

  • Supervise and provide particular support for students identified with EAL ensuring their safety and access to learning activities
  • Establish constructive relationships with students and interact with them according to individual needs
  • Create and maintain a purposeful, orderly and supportive environment, in accordance with lesson plans and assist with students' learning
  • Use strategies, in liaison with the teacher, to support students to achieve learning goals
  • Assist with the planning of learning activities

The Offer - Teaching Assistant (EAL) - September 2024 - Lambeth, South London

In return, the school can offer the successful Graduate Teaching Assistant the following:

  • A broad and wide-ranging staff development programme
  • Outstanding facilities and resources to support teaching and learning
  • A friendly and diverse student and staff community
  • Access to confidential emotional and practical advice support services

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.

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