SEN teaching assistant

Veritas Education recruitment ltd
£60 - £75 per day
12 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Special Support Assistant - SEN school
Full time - £70 a day
Start immediately

Veritas are working with an SEN school based on the Croydon/Sutton border. The school caters for ages 7-19yrs with a wide range of complex needs and speech and language difficulties. The candidate will be working 1:1 and occasionally with small groups to help improve numeracy and literacy.

The candidate will be responsible for keeping records of progress, and supporting behaviour, social, emotional and learning needs. Experience using Makaton and PECs is desirable. Experience working with SEN students and strong behaviour management skills are essential.

The school is located close to a mainline train station and various local bus routes. Access to a car would be advantageous.

Key skills and experience:

*SEN experience/ working in an educational setting
*Knowledge of Makaton and PECs
*Professional and friendly approach
*Strong behaviour management skills
*Working in small groups and 1:1

If you are interested in this challenging role, please send your CV to Gemma at Veritas Education


  • All applications are subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, professional reference checks, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) in line with our stringent safeguarding policy
  • Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and all employment breaks must be explained
  • You must have legal right to work in the UK
  • You must be willing to attend a registration interview

Veritas Education work with a variety of schools covering a wide geographical area. We deal with teaching placements at Primary, Secondary and college level as well as support staff positions also within these.


'Nothing within the above advert was in any way designed or intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation. Veritas Education is an Equal opportunities employer and is proud in the knowledge that all placements are made on merit and suitability. We accept applications from all sections of the community.'

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