Teaching Assistant/ Learning Support Assistant - SEN

REESON Education
£ 65 - £ 85
09 Nov 2017
15 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Teaching Assistant/ Learning Support Assistant - SEN SEN Teaching Assistant Outstanding school Kingston upon Thames Mixed EYFS and KS1 class I am looking for an experienced teaching assistant to join an outstanding SEN school in Surbiton. This school teaches students aged 4 to 19 with severe and complex learning disabilities (SLD), Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties (PMLD). The school is has been consistently rated as outstanding in all areas by Ofsted and the new management has been praised for their open door culture and approachability and support for its staff. This school has excellent transport links and is only a short walk from the train station, with buses to Kingston centre directly outside the school. The school benefits from state of the art facilities including a hydrotherapy/ multi-sensory swimming pool, adventure play areas, therapy spaces and soft play room. You would be working alongside 2 teaching assistants to support the class teacher in a class of 6 students aged 3-7 years. Due to the needs of the children, experience in PECS and Makaton signing would be advantageous and the school is looking for a candidate who is comfortable with dealing with personal care. The school prides itself on its well established daily routines and Individual Education Plans (IEP) for each student which you would be required to follow. You should have excellent communication skills in order to work well with the class teacher, other TA's and therapists.