Special Needs Assistant

Recruiter
TimePlan Education
Location
East Ham, Greater London
Salary
£18000 - £22000/annum
Posted
23 Jul 2017
Closes
22 Aug 2017
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
A good school in east London is currently looking for two teaching assistants to support pupils with special educational needs. These rewarding roles will start in September 2017 and will in all probability run for the whole academic year. Candidates must have at least one year's experience of supporting pupils with special educational needs. A thorough knowledge and expertise in working with pupils on the autistic spectrum is essential.

This is a very popular and well resourced school in the borough of Newham. The building and its resources are very well maintained and the school prides itself on its high standards. The pupils come from varied religious and cultural backgrounds. Parents speak highly about the school and are very involved in their children's learning. Pupils achieve well and there is good provision for special educational needs. Positive relationships are established between the pupils and adults at the school.

If you are an experienced special needs assistant, keen to work in a school in east London, you must also fulfil the following requirements:
- hold a current DBS (or be willing to apply for one)
- have a fully verifiable employment history
- provide two detailed references
TimePlan can offer you the following benefits:
- a designated co-ordinator to support you during your placement
- competitive rates of pay
- social events
- training on a range of current educational topics