SEN Teaching Assistant - KS4

REESON Education
London (Greater)
£65 - £85 per day
07 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

SEN Teaching Assistant - KS4

  • London Borough of Wandsworth
  • Outstanding OFSTED in all areas
  • Full time position
  • £65 - £85 per day

We are currently looking for a teaching assistant to work in an 'Outstanding' SEN school in Wandsworth. The school caters for students aged 11-19 with Moderate (MLD) to Complex and Severe Learning Difficulties (SLD). 50% of the students at this school also have Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and some may have physical disabilities, sensory impairments, speech language and communication Needs (SLCN) and challenging behaviour.

You would be working in a year 10/11 class of around 8 students, assisting the class teacher alongside one other teaching assistant. Each student at this school has a personalised learning plan which you would be required to follow in order to monitor their progress. You would be helping to develop confidence in the teenagers you work with and encourage them to live independently in a safe and calm environment.

The ideal candidate would:

  • Have experience in providing pastoral care in a similar school setting
  • Be able to work with students with challenging behaviour
  • Have experience in using communication aids such as PECS and Makaton
  • Have excellent communication skills and be able to work closely with parents, teachers and therapists.

Located only a 10 minute walk from the underground station and with a number of bus stops directly outside, the school is easily accessible by public transport.

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