SEN Teaching Assistant - Autism - Hackney - London

GSL Education
London (Greater)
10 Oct 2018
14 Oct 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
SEN Teaching Assistant - Autism - Hackney - London

Commencing- ASAP/September

Salary- From £70 -£75/day

Contract Type- Permanent/ Long Term for the right candidate

GSL Education are currently looking for a passionate and experienced SEN Teaching Assistant to work within one of our partner primary schools located in Hackney, London. The school is looking for a dedicated SEN teaching assistant (TA) that is able to support a child with PECS, Makaton, and complex needs.

Our client is a creative and dynamic school with a primary focus to raise the standards of all their children whilst continuing to provide a broad, stimulating and engaging curriculum for everyone in their school. The school has dedicated and passionate staff work hard to ensure that all children are given every opportunity to become successful, confident and happy learners so that they will look back on their years at the school with pride and a sense of achievement, wherever their talents lie. Part of the success of the school is their partnership with parents as they share responsibility for the children education.


* Experience delivering specialist interventions with autistic children and/or children with speech & language difficulties

* Exceptional communicators and strong team-players

* Able to fit in well with the supportive staff-team at the school

* A pro-active and enthusiastic teaching assistant who can bring to the post lots of ideas and a passion for working with SEN children

* Previous experience working with autism is essential for this role

* Eligibility to live and work in the UK

* The desire and motivation to meet the challenge of working with children with SEN

* Ability to stay calm and objective when presented with unusual or challenging behaviour

The school offers:

* A large and well-resourced SEN provision

* A welcoming, vibrant and inclusive school community

* Dedicated and passionate support staff

* Excellent career development opportunities

We are an equal opportunities employer and we are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff to share this commitment. The post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

We welcome applications from all teachers who feel that they can add value to an already flourishing department and whom can prosper in a highly effective, fast-paced environment. Candidates wishing to apply are requested to forward a copy of their CV to our Business Development Manager Nick Stanley as soon as possible

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