Therapy Graduate

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Job Sector:
Greater London
£65 to £75 per day
Salary Description:
�65 - 75 per day + dependant on experience
Teaching Personnel
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We are looking for therapy graduates for a special needs teaching assistant role starting in September 2020. The role is full-time in an Ofsted rated 'Outstanding' Special Needs School in Ealing working in a small primary class of children diagnosed with a range of needs including autism, complex sensory needs and learning difficulties.

The school is based in between Sudbury Hill and Greenford Station in Ealing and is recruiting 3 special need teaching assistants to start in September 2020. The school has two departments each with EYFS, KS1 and KS2 classes and successful therapy graduates will be working in the schools complex needs department.

The role will involve 1:1 support of children both in education and care, recording and observing pupil progress, collaborative work with in-house therapists, specialists and experienced special needs teaching assistants along with on-going specialist training.

Having moving and handling, personal care, physiotherapy, SEN school or environment experience will be highly beneficial.

What the school offer therapy graduates:

* Career progression: Full-time work in an Outstanding Special Needs school, gaining experience working alongside specialist therapists alongside permanent contract opportunities
* Free in-house training : in resources such as Makaton, PECS, Attention Autism, Intensive interaction, Team Teach, Moving and Handling, Sensory Approaches, Applied Behavioural Analysis (ABA) (dependant on the needs of the pupils in class)
* Great pay opportunities: �65 - 75 initially with increase in pay after 12 working weeks
* Walking distance from Sudbury Hill station and local to bus routes from Greenford and Acton station
* Supportive and highly trained staff working collaboratively across all departments
* Low staff turnover with a majority of staff continuing into permanent placements within the school
* Modern facilities - hydropool, rebound therapy room, sensory rooms and large spacious classrooms

Successful Therapy graduates will:

* Have a UK recognised therapy degree (qualification required)
* Be available full-time Monday to Friday 8:30 to 4:00 from September 2020
* Be experienced supporting special educational needs or medical conditions whether on placement, volunteer basis or paid work
* Be experienced or open to supporting with personal care or moving and handling
* Be in the borough of Ealing or within local distance as punctuality is vital

If you are keen on developing your experience or kick-starting your career working with special needs children, send your updated CV today.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see 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 3074
Contact: Rachel Rocco-Appiah

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