SEND Teaching Assistant

Employer
WhoFoundWho
Location
UK
Salary
Competitive
Closing date
30 Jun 2021

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Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent

Job Details

SEND Teaching Assistant - £15,000 - £18,000 per annum - September 2021 - Wandsworth

Schools are now in full swing for recruiting for their September 2021 SEND Teaching Assistant roles, with interviews in motion and many more in the pipeline over the next three weeks. Our partner school in the South West borough of Wandsworth is seeking a specialised Graduate or experienced SEND Teaching Assistant to join their team from September 2021.

The School

This two-form entry 'OUTSTANDING' Primary academy in the borough of Wandsworth have a small proportion of students with SEND including Autism, SEMH, Behaviour difficulties, Cognitive Learning and Speech and Language Needs that require 1:1 support, as per their individualised EHCP plans.

Over the last year they have built an inspiring team of staff and have a new, hardworking SENDCO, ensuring that their strategic decisions make every day a fulfilling experience for their children: "We never lose sight of their needs". With a supportive and team-orientated Leadership team, you will be a pivotal member of the school where your skills and experience are highly valued and respected.

The Opportunity

This engaging school is seeking an enthusiastic, proactive, and energetic SEND Teaching Assistant to join their team on a long term, full-time basis, commencing September 2021. The role will involve working 1:1 with a student in Year 1, both in and outside the classroom environment, who is a kind, gentle child with Autism and Speech and Language Needs.

You will ideally have proven experience working with students with SEND and behaviour needs as you will be joining an already established and successful SEND team and will quickly become an established member of the school, however this is not essential if you have relevant degree qualifications and passion for working as an SEND Teaching Assistant. The role will involve working specifically on supporting this lovely, patient child develop their social skills and learning capabilities.

You will be passionate and engaging, with knowledge and understanding of the empathy and responsibility required to successfully support SEND children. Alongside this you will be supported by an encouraging and empathetic Year 1 Class Teacher, SENDCO and Speech and Language Therapist who offer training and guidance where needed.

This is a full-time role Monday - Friday, however the school are also open to Part Time, from 25 hours per week if this suits you. The school are currently shortlisting and will be conducting interviews for this role immediately after the half term break.

The Opportunity with us at WhoFoundWho:
  • Schools will only ever be within 45 minutes travel from your home address to avoid daily travel stress
  • In depth support throughout your contract and future career
  • Long term and permanent contracts only - no fuss of daily supply
  • Outstanding working environment
  • Honest and insightful opportunity descriptions
  • £15,000 - £18,000 per annum in this SEND Teaching Assistant role

What to do now:
  • Prepare your CV
  • Click apply and begin your journey with WFW
  • Alternatively, get in contact with Kim at WFW on 07742 023 944 or APPLY NOW

We are looking forward to supplying you your next opportunity in Primary education!

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