Autism and MLD teaching assistant job in Purley

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Job Sector:
South East
£55 to £70 per day
Teaching Personnel
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Are you looking for a SEN teaching assistant position? Do you have experience working with autism or moderate learning difficulties?

Teaching Personnel are currently recruiting on behalf of a fantastic primary SEN school in Purley, Surrey. This school encourage their children to reach for the stars and staff believe that every child matters, every day. They are looking for a full time teaching assistant to support a year 2 class comprised of 8 students with autism and moderate learning difficulties. Previous experience of working as a teaching assistant within a classroom setting is essential, and any 1:1 experience of supporting ASC or MLD is highly desirable.

Trials for this long term position are being requested by the school now. If you would like to be considered, you must have the following:

* Experience of working as a teaching assistant in either key stage 1 or 2
* Strong English and Maths skills (at least grade C GCSE)
* Excellent references from two previous employers or course tutors
* An enhanced child workforce DBS on the update service – or be willing to apply for a new one asap
* Full time availability from 8:30am – 4pm
* Any further relevant training or qualifications are desirable – particularly Makaton

Teaching Personnel are committed to the professional development of both our teaching and support staff. We offer CPD courses that are either free or at a reduced cost and these can be booked once you are registered and working for us.

We also offer a referral bonus if you recommend another teaching assistant or teacher, who then subsequently registers with us and works for us.

If you would like to apply for this job, find out more about Teaching Personnel, or refer a friend, please send your updated CV to Louise using the email address provided.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualification and training for this role. For teacher roles, we require a formally recognised teaching qualification. For Support staff our minimum requirement is GCSE English & Maths (A-C) or equivalent.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay.

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

Contact Details:
Teaching Personnel
Tel: 020 7593 3070
Contact: Louise Hull

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