Speech and Language Teaching Assistant - Islington

Prospero Teaching
£18000 - £23000/annum
17 Jul 2017
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Speech and Language Teaching Assistant - Central London - September 2017 Start - SEN UNIT BASED IN ISLINGTON
Do you have a warm and caring personality with the ability to create trust with primary and secondary pupils alike?
Are you an experienced Speech and Language Therapist or a recent graduate in Speech and Language with a minimum 2:1 classification?
The school require a graduate that has the right attitude and personality for working with young pupils; this means a warm and caring nature and a real desire to help the students overcome barriers to learning.
The school is located North London and is served by excellent public transport links - with Highbury and Islington underground being a 3-minute walk away. school serves the whole of the local neighborhood and surrounding Boroughs.
An SEN Unit in Islington are looking to recruit a Speech and Language Teaching Assistant to join them on a Permanent basis. The school are looking for candidates that hold a degree/diploma in Speech and Language and that have ideally worked with pupils of a primary age. However, any experience of supporting speech and language in children or adults will be considered.
The School aims to develop each child's potential to the full, recognising the diversity of gifts each child brings to the School. They seek to create an atmosphere of openness and honesty, tolerance, courtesy and sensitivity to the needs of others. As with all primary schools there are a percentage of pupils that have certain barriers to learning focused around speech and language difficulties. As a speech and language therapist the recruited graduate will be responsible for assessing and treating all related issues as well as liaising with the senior leadership team and class teachers