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Special Needs Teaching Assistant

  • Location: Tower Hamlets
  • Start date: 03 Sep 2018
  • Category: Primary
  • Job reference: PE10994862
  • Branch: London Primary Central East
  • Consultant: Leanne Hannon
  • Call: 020 3219 7735
This vacancy has now expired.
Job description
We are currently looking to appoint committed and enthusiastic Special Needs Teaching Assistants with recent classroom experience to join our expanding specialist team in mainstream primary schools across Newham and Tower Hamlets.

You will be working with often disadvantaged pupils, with varied social issues or supporting pupils with ADHD, BESD, SLD and other diverse complex needs. You may work on a 1:1 basis or with small action groups, supporting students in and out of the classroom.

You will be required to work closely with other school staff in supporting the pupil you are working with, often tracking and reviewing the students' progress. You will assist with school work in various subjects and will often need to find creative ways to keep pupils engaged in lessons. You will need to build a relationship and gain trust from the pupil in order for you to help them improve and raise their attainment in school.


The ideal candidate will:
·Have experience working with SEN children in a school environment
·Have excellent behaviour management skills
·Be able to write IEP's
·Be experienced working with outside agencies
·Be able to communicate with non-verbal children
·Have worked with at-risk children or in PRU environments
·Be able to set boundaries and safe work spaces
·Be Team Teach Trained
·Inspiring and reflective in their classroom practice
·Have an up to date DBS or willing to apply for a new one.

To apply please register your details now.

All candidates will be subject to Protocol Education's child safety standards and UK eligibility checks.


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