SEND Teaching Assistant

SEND Teaching Assistant
  • £20,000 - £23,000 per year
  • Long-Term
  • West London, London, England TW7 4HS West London London South Holland
Job Ref: JN-26-07
Sector: Special Education
Date Added: 26 July 2022

SEND LSA- Special Educational Needs Learning Support Assistant- Teaching Assistant

Our client is is an independent specialist day college dedicated to supporting young people with autism aged 16-25.

Please find further details below, we have interview availability as soon as tomorrow (Tuesday), Wednesday this week and Monday 1st August too - these will be virtual Microsoft Teams interviews (1 hour):

  • The College is London's first specialist College for autistic young people aged 16-25. The role is working 1-1 with up to 2 learners in a class of 8 learners.
  • The role is based around teaching and learning in the classroom as well as assisting our learners with key life skills including taking them into the community, travel training, swimming (just to give a few examples)
  • Personal care duties are involved and include support with toileting, administration of medicine, mealtime support etc.
  • 30% of the learners do display behaviours that challenge, these can be both emotional and physical
  • Monday to Friday - 9am - 4.30pm (earlier finish on a Friday, 4.00pm) - Term time only.
  • Over 70% of employees at junior-middle leadership are through internal progression
  • Full time and part time opportunities available, min 3 days per week
  • You are supported, guided and advised by our transdisciplinary team including their onsite speech and language therapists, occupational therapists, and our PBS coaches.
  • Fantastic internal and external training including person centered approaches, positive behaviour support, medical training and understanding sensory needs.
  • Free healthy breakfast for all staff
  • State of the art facilities and resources to help you with your role including learner kitchens, personalised gym areas and IPAD's for all learners.
  • Clear progression routes in the organisation into our HLTA or LSC roles, our teaching team, transdisciplinary team or pathways into adulthood.
  • Free on site-parking.

Progression - A good service for building a foundation and practical work - trying to work out what therapy you want to get into - you have exposure ready access to therapists daily, work with them collaboratively on your learners behaviour plans and progress, wow to implement programmes too.

If you have a keen interest in certain therapies we have 'SaLT & OT champions' - they work with and support the therapists throughout the year, again, exposure and measurable practical hours attained.

We have a great referral scheme. For every candidate you recommend you will receive £200 love2shop voucher!This will be sent to your home, as a gift card, after your referral has worked a minimum of 10 days.

At Career Teachers we are fully compliant with Agency Worker Regulations, ensuring you receive equal treatment for pay and conditions after a 12 week qualifying period. Please ask for further details.

All quoted rates are inclusive of 12.07% holiday pay.

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

We are committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people within education. We have a policy, as a matter of courtesy, to respond to all applications within three working days. However, because of the volume of applications, we are sometimes unable to reply to individual enquiries. If we have not contacted you within this specified time your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion, we encourage you to please apply for any other position that you may see in the future. Thank you. Career Teachers is a Recruitment Business and is advertising this vacancy on behalf of one of its Clients.

Career Teachers
09/09/2022 15:03:48
GBP 20000 23000 year
Contact Consultant:
Javeria Nasir

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