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Teaching Assistant

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  • Sector:

    SEN Teaching

  • Job type:

    Long-Term Contracts

  • Salary:

    £88 - £100 per day

  • Contact:

    Charlotte Hutley

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  • Published:

    11 days ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:


  • Contract Length:

    Full Time

Teaching Assistant

  • Full Time
  • Long Term
  • £88 - 100p/d
  • Brent
  • Outstanding School
  • SEN
  • September Start

We are currently looking for a Teaching Assistant who has prior experience working with children that have Autism. The ideal candidate should have a kind and caring nature who is able to work well with challenging behaviour.

No prior experience?

No need to worry, we offer free CPD courses in order to get you on the right track.

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

What does being a Teaching Assistant entail within an SEN School?

  • Working 1:1 or in small groups
  • Reporting on individual progress
  • Liaising with parents
  • Managing Challenging Behaviour
  • Using PECS

Working within an SEN School is a highly rewarding job. Our Ofsted outstanding client school works with a magnitude of SEN such as PMLD, ASC, MLD, SLD, HI and VI. Working as a Teaching Assistant within our lovely SEN School may require supporting children with personal care. The level of personal care can vary on a number of factors such as age and learning difficulties.

There are a couple of full time, long term roles starting from September. We are looking for someone who has confidence, resilience and enthusiasm.

Becoming an SEN TA/Teaching Assistant can be the perfect introduction to understand how schools are run. For example, if you are looking to become a teacher, this is a fantastic way to build a foundation of knowledge of what would be expected from you, if you decided to pursue a career in teaching.

If you are interested in becoming an SEN TA, please send a recent CV including your contact details.

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%