SEN Teaching Assistant

Recruiter
Clarus Aspirations
Location
London (Greater)
Posted
10 Jan 2018
Closes
09 Feb 2018
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Special Needs Teaching Assistant | North London| September start | Large Primary School

My client is a very large primary school, based in Enfield. With almost 1000 pupils across Nursery to Year 6, you’ll be kept busy and gain invaluable experience of what it is like to work as a Teaching Assistant within a multicultural learning environment.

The Head Teacher is looking to appoint 2 Teaching Assistants on a long-term basis to work with pupils that have special educational needs. These needs do vary and will include moderate to severe complex learning difficulties and disabilities and a diagnosis of either autism or communication difficulties. These Teaching Assistant roles are likely to be in the Early Years stage of the school.

POSITION: SEN Teaching Assistant

SCHOOL: ‘Good’ Primary school – Ofsted 2015

LOCATION: Enfield, North London

TRANSPORT: 4 Minutes from the nearest tube

PERSON: Graduate – SEN TA role suitable for Psychology Graduates (1st class or 2:1)

START DATE: September 2017

SALARY: £1,400 per month (plus FREE Healthcare Package worth £600)

PERSON SPECIFICATION:

·Ideal candidates will be committed, enthusiastic and hard- working

·Have a passion for working with Special Needs pupils

·Hold a Psychology Degree (1st class or 2:1) from a reputable university

·Enjoy working with children

·Have plans to work within education in the future

JOB SPECIFICATION:

·You will need to have experience, or a very strong interest, in working with pupils with special needs including autism.

·You must be passionate about improving learning for all abilities and be able to work as part of a team.

·You will also be required to contribute to the development of pupils.

·The school also offer on-going professional development from within their own specialist training provision, including Makaton and PECS training allowing opportunities for the development of knowledge and skills across the SEN spectrum.

SCHOOL & TRAVEL INFORMATION:

The school offer all pupils a supportive, positive and enjoyable learning environment that allows them to deliver the best possible education to meet their individual learning needs of each pupil. The focus is to ensure that all children feel positive about themselves and their learning, and consequently acquire a high level of self-esteem and the skills and knowledge to reach their full potential. The school is situated 4 minutes from the nearest tube.

If you are a Psychology graduate or an experienced SEN TA actively seeking a new position within an Inner London Primary School, please apply today by sending your CV and one of the Clarus Education Team will be in touch within 48 hours if shortlisted.


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