SEN Teaching Assistant

Job Ref: SENTA300819
Sector: Special Education
Job Type: Long-Term
Date Added: 30 August 2019
  • Southwark, London, England Southwark London South Holland SE1 3PS
  • £65 - £75 per day
  • Tim Feltham
  • 020 7105 3499
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Special Needs Teaching Assistant (SENTA), Southwark

- £65 - 75 daily rate

- Immediate start

Have you worked with or supported children before?

Are you passionate about working with special needs children and making a difference?

About Us

Career Teachers provide a high-quality, personalised service by working in partnership with schools and education professionals all over London and surrounding counties.

We provide schools with compliant, fully qualified and experienced teachers and support staff. We work with some of the best Primary, Secondary and SEN schools.

The School - Southwark, London

Our secondary SEN School supports children aged from 11 years old and upwards; all students have special educational needs. The school works effectively with all members of its community, students, staff and parents to provide a safe, nurturing and inspiring learning environment, de-escalating challenging behaviour and promoting positive relationships. The school is walking distance from Ealing Broadway train station.

Person Specification - Special Needs Teaching Assistant (SEND TA)

- You will hold a fully Enhanced DBS (child and adult), qualification within Childcare and at least 6 months' experience of working with young people or adults with special needs.

- You are flexible in your approach to supporting children both in small groups and one-to-one.

- You will have previous experience supporting people with special needs or disabilities, including but not limited to: ADHD, Autism (ASD), Down syndrome, Complex Needs, Social, Emotional and Mental Health Needs (SEMH) and Emotional Behaviour Disorders (EBD).

- You have a calm and positive attitude.

About the Role - SENTA - Southwark

As a Special Needs Teaching Assistant (SEN TA) you will support pupils in Key Stage 3 or 4, cultivating a love of learning.

These roles can be daily supply and short term, but with further opportunities to lead onto a longer term or permanent position, with competitive pay rates, starting from £65, reflecting previous experience working with children and workload.

You are required to:

- Take direction from the class teacher and support children in either small groups or on a one-to-one basis;

- Work within the curriculum as required, & offer support to students with knowledge of life skills;

- Offer learning support to the children within your care and ensure that they enjoy their learning experiences.

To find similar roles and register for more unrivalled teaching opportunities, apply now or visit Career Teachers.

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.

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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