SEN Teaching Assistant

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Job Sector:
£70 to £100 per day
Salary Description:
%ufffd70 - 100 per day
Teaching Personnel
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Teaching assistant - special school in Bexley


January start

An Outstanding rated special school (ages 4 to 19) located in Bexley are looking for Teaching Assistants that are flexible with working across all ages. The school is an autism specialist, so provides expert support to children across a variety of severe and complex needs.

Although challenging, this school will provide you with excellent opportunities for professional development, and you will learn and progress quickly. Pay can be up to �100 a day, depending on experience and if you can impress during a paid trial, which the school is more than happy to arrange to give you a real taste. They are open to both full and part-time staff, and there's a real culture of team-work and togetherness. Hours are 8.45am-4.15pm.

It's a very active and fast paced role, so they are looking for really passionate, motivated and enthusiastic SEN TAs who have a can-do attitude and will go above and beyond for the children. Experience is by no means required, so this is a great opportunity if you're looking to kick start a career in special education or just develop your existing skills further.

The ideal SEN Teaching Assistant should:

* Have experience working with children with SEN, or a genuine passion for this
* Be flexible, proactive and patient
* Be able to communicate effectively within a team
* Be resilient, passionate and driven to go above and beyond for children of all needs
* Be open to providing personal care
* Have a Background in Education, Care, Psychology or Drama, as these are very transferable.
* Training or experience in non-verbal communication is preferred, but a willingness to learn is essential. For example Makaton, PECS
* If you are looking to kick-start a career in SEN, or you're an experienced SEN Teaching Assistant looking for a new role, please register with us and you'll be contacted within the next 24 hours

If you are interested in this role please apply!

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see the FAQ's on the Teaching Personnel website for details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

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Contact Details:
Teaching Personnel
Tel: 020 7593 3070
Contact: Joe Mitchell

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