SEN Teaching Assistant - Primary

GSL Education
London (Greater)
26 Nov 2018
06 Jan 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
SEN Teaching Assistant - Primary

Start Date: ASAP

Contract: Long Term/ Permanent for the right candidate

Salary: Main pay Scale

Location: Hackney, Inner London

Are you a teaching assistant looking for a new role?

Do you have experience in Team Teach, Teacch, Makaton and PECs?

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, Inner 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 an outstanding, nurturing school at the heart of the community, providing child-centered, high quality learning through play and exploration. It is a warm, friendly community based school with the emphasis on what is best for the children encouraging curiosity, confidence and a love of learning.


* Experience delivering specialist interventions with autistic children

* Exceptional communicators and strong team-players

* Team Teach, Makaton, PECs trained

* 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 Special Needs (SEN)

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

GSL Education offers:

* Excellent rates of pay.

* Direct links to local schools.

* Dedicated Consultants who will cater for your employment needs.

* Commitment to quality and safeguarding.

* 24/7 support for interview and lesson observation preparation.

GSL Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All candidates will be subject to strict recruitment and vetting processes and required to have an enhanced DBS check (unless you already have a valid DBS registered on the update service).

If you are passionate about quality teaching and interested in experiencing the flexibility of the supply world, please send your updated CV to our Primary Education Consultant, Hinal Patel, as soon as possible

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