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Specialist SEN Teaching Assistant

  • Location: London
  • Start date: 01 Jun 2018
  • Category: Primary
  • Job reference: PE10927023
  • Branch: London Primary East
  • Consultant: Hannah Hall-Munn
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Job description
We are urgently recruiting for outstanding, dedicated Teaching Assistants with recent classroom experience, for full-time positions, to work one to one with SEN pupils in mainstream primary schools across Newham and Tower Hamlets.

You will be working with often disadvantaged pupils, with varied social issues or special needs statements ranging Autism to PMLD. You may work on a one to one basis or with more than one child, assisting them in and out of the classroom. You will work closely with other school staff in supporting the child you are working with, often tracking and reviewing the child's progress. You will assist with school work in various subjects, and will often need to find ways to keep that pupil 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

To be considered for this position you need to
• Have the right to work in the UK
• Provide 2 year's worth of professional or academic references

Protocol Education is fully compliant with Agency Worker Regulations ensuring you receive equal treatment for pay and conditions after a 12 week qualifying period. In addition, in reward for our candidates hardwork and commitment, we provide competitive rates of pay, a refer a friend scheme, candidate awards and end of term celebrations and access to Protocol's CPD portfolio.
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