Teaching Assistants - Secondary SEN

Horizon Teachers
14 May 2017
13 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
A successful academy in Chingford, North East London, is seeking to appoint new Teaching Assistants to join their SEN team. You will be working in their specialist unit assisting students with speech and language difficulties. Relevant experience is preferred but not essential.

This popular Secondary school with an Outstanding' sixth form supports students of all abilities and provides an excellent standard of education. They have combined specialisms in Art, Humanities and Sports subjects. Staff at the school focus not only on students academic ability but also on building character and personal qualities that are essential to thrive in today's complex society. Teachers recognise different learning styles and differentiate according to specific needs.

As a Teaching Assistant you will be based within the SEN unit but also support students and small groups in the mainstream school.

Duties as a TA will include:
• Providing support for SEN students - individuals and small groups
• Assisting the class teacher where necessary
• Building strong working relationships with students and colleagues
• Monitoring and providing input for student reports
• Attendance at various school meeting including Annual reviews

As a TA you will need:
• Previous experience of working with 11-16 year olds
• A clear understanding of secondary education
• Excellent communication skills
• Confidence, professionalism and a proactive approach to work
• To work well within a team

Please apply with your CV today. School visits are encouraged and can be arranged via Horizon Teachers.

Horizon Teachers is a specialist Education Recruitment Consultancy that helps Teachers and Support Staff find long term, permanent and interim employment in Primary, Secondary and Special Schools throughout London and the South East. As part of the registration process you will be required to have a DBS Check carried out and all original relevant qualifications will need to be sighted and copied before any work placement.

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