Special Needs (SEND) Learning Support Assistant

Job Ref: HBI02
Sector: Special Education
Job Type: Long-Term
Date Added: 12 February 2020
  • Hackney, London, England E9 5RB Hackney London South Holland E9 5RB
  • £70 - £85 per day
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  • Helena Culliney
  • 020 7105 3499
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A large special (SEND) school in Hackney is currently seeking a primary learning support assistant for a 1:1 role in a year 3 class.

Working within a small class of students with severe learning disabilities, you will be supporting a male student with profound autism. While he is non-verbal, he loves his football - so if you're into sport and have a real passion for supporting students with special needs, this could be your perfect role!

The ideal candidate will be an experienced TA who is used to managing challenging physical behaviours and who has some knowledge of non-verbal communication systems (Makaton, PECS). Team Teach training, or a willingness to complete the training, would also be invaluable. Acting as both an academic and a pastoral support worker, they will also need to possess resilience, compassion and a good sense of humour so that they can help this little boy to really make the most of his time in school.

If you would like to arrange a trial, please send your CV over today.

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Important Notice: In order for you to be successful in applying for the above position you should be eligible to work in the UK, or hold a relevant work visa. Safeguarding, quality and integrity are at the heart of what we do. During the application process you are required to:

- Attend an interview in person;

- Give details for us to complete Reference checks;

- Provide an Enhanced DBS disclosure

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