SEN Teaching Assistant - Southwark
Are you a passionate and dedicated SEN Teaching Assistant? Do you have the ability to make an impact in the life of a child from a disadvantaged background? This specialist SEMH school for Primary pupils in Southwark is looking for a SEN Teaching Assistant to support their students, this role will start in January 2022.
All the children who attend this school are there because it was not possible to meet their needs in a mainstream setting. For some this School may be their third or fourth school so their main aim is to reignite a love of learning.
The School has a fantastic staff team committed to improving the life chances of some deserving, often vulnerable children. They personalise the curriculum and strive for children to make accelerated levels of academic progress.
Families play an important role at the School, this ranges from daily communication via home school diaries, regular Coffee Mornings and successful events such as Art or Science family learning sessions and a Family Fun Day.
- £70-£95 per day
- AWR compliant rates of pay
- Immediate start available
- Immediate right to work in the UK
- Experience of working with students with SEMH within a mainstream or Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND) setting
- A patient and understanding approach
- A flexible approach
- Excellent communication skills
- Existing DBS check on the update service
- Experience of PECS, Makaton, Intensive Interaction, Rapid Prompting Method and other relevant augmentative and alternative communication approaches are advantageous but not essential.
- To work alongside the class teachers to ensure the school behaviour policy is adhered to
- Be aware of, and remain responsible for all safeguarding of pupils within your care
- Work collaboratively with both teaching and support staff to ensure best outcomes for students
- Foster independence in students and promote well-being and good welfare
Career Teachers provide a high-quality, personalised service by working in partnership with schools and Education professionals all over London and surrounding counties.
We ensure the highest levels of compliance are met and maintained, allowing us to work with some of the best Primary, Secondary and SEND Schools in London and the Home Counties.
Benefits of working with us
- Your personal online lounge where you can update your availability for work
- Competitive rates of pay
- Professional support from our expert team of consultants
- Continued support through all placements via a dedicated consultant
- Free in person CPD courses.
If you think you have what it takes to succeed in this or similar roles, or for further information and to begin registration, please apply today, or visit our website www.careerteachers.co.uk
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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.
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