Primary Teacher Assistant

REESON Education
£ 65 - £ 80
09 Nov 2017
15 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Primary Teacher Assistant Primary SLD TA ASAP start 'Good' Ofsted 65-80 daily rate Excellent on-site facilities Croydon I am currently working with a 'Good' SEN school that caters for primary aged students with SLD based in Croydon who are looking for a SLD Teacher Assistant to start ASAP on a full time basis. SLD Teacher Assistants work with 1 or 2 pupils on a daily basis providing individual assistance to ensure access to learning across the curriculum. As a SLD Teacher Assistant you will complete 1:1 support for students including assisting in personal care tasks (feeding, changing, toileting etc.). This SLD Teacher Assistant role would suit both experienced TAs from SEN schools or mainstream primary schools - experience supporting learners would be advantageous though not a necessity. The school has an amazing training scheme and support structure in place and as a result welcomes applications from recent graduates who have a passion for special needs or personal experience in this area and are looking for a role to kick-start their career in education. We are looking for a primary SLD Teacher Assistant who: Has had classroom based experience either in mainstream or SEN Has experience supporting SLD students Excellent communication skills Experience using PECs and Makaton (preferable but not essential) Ability to follow instructions and work on own initiative This school supports children aged 4-16 with SLD, MLD and PMLD and all students have an EHCP. They have a state of the art facility which is adapted to suit all pupils needs and has a large outside playground, full equipped to ensure all students can access the equipment. Class sizes are small with between 7-10 students per class which is supported by a class teacher and 3 TAs. If this sounds like the ideal role for you then send through your CV to be considered!