TA in Greenwich Special School

Location: Greenwich
Job Type: Supply Teaching
Industry: SEN Support Jobs
Reference: PE11263174
Salary: £60 - £75 per day
Job Published: 11 days ago
A special needs school in Greenwich split across two sites is seeking to appoint a teaching assistant to work alongside other personal care teaching assistants and an experienced special needs teacher.

This position has arisen due to increased head count on the school roll and increased care responsibility in the classroom. All applicants must have recent experience working with children with special educational needs, in either a primary school or specialist SEN environment. The class consists of 5-8 pupils with a broad range of learning difficulties and complex medical needs. You be expected to carry out personal care in this role due to the nature of the needs of the pupils.

This school is known for their progression schemes for their staff so if you want to start a career working within SEN educational then this is the ideal school for you.

The ideal candidate:

• A proven record of supporting children or vulnerable adults with additional needs.
• Have a basic understanding of PECS and Makaton.
• Be willing to learn
• Have a pro-active way of working
• Able to use initiative and follow instructions

We undertake safeguarding checks on all our workers in accordance with the DfE statutory guidance Keeping Children Safe in Education'. As part of these checks, we require a current Enhanced DBS Disclosure for everyone working in schools. If you do not have a valid subscription to the DBS Update Service, we will require you to complete a new DBS application as part of the registration process, at a cost of £40.00