SEN Teaching Assistant

Location: Newham
Job Type: Permanent
Industry: Primary Teaching and Learning Assistants | SEN Support Jobs | Primary | Primary SEN Support | SEN
Reference: PE11114944
Salary: £60 - £90 per day
Job Published: 8 days ago
Protocol Education are currently working with a mainstream primary school based in Lewisham. The school caters for a wide range of abilities and moderate to severe special needs . There is also a provision for students with ASD. The school are looking to recruit a SEN teaching assistant to start in January and continue for the rest of the academic year. Class sizes are small and there are usually at least 2 TA's in the class supporting the teacher.

Having experience dealing with challenging behaviour and being proactive in your approach to these students is beneficial - however the school is willing to consider candidates that have a keen interest in supporting these young individuals.

We are looking for passionate support staff to work 1:1 and with small groups.

The school is located close to a mainline train station and various local bus routes.

Key Skills
• Experience working with SEN children age 5-11 in either a school or care setting
• Professional friendly approach
• Enthusiastic and resilient
• Experience managing challenging behaviour

Desirable But Not Essential
• TEAM TEACH trained
• Knowledge of PECS and MAKATON
• wheelchair handling and personal care experience

If you are interested in this rewarding position please apply below

Application Requirements For Protocol Education
• All applications are subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, professional reference checks, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) in line with our stringent safeguarding policy
• Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and all employment breaks must be explained
• You must have legal right to work in the UK
• You must be willing to attend a registration interview