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  • Location: Lewisham
  • Start date: 01 Oct 2018
  • Category: Special Needs
  • Job reference: PE11019063
  • Branch: London SEND South Central
  • Consultant: Leanne Wilson
  • Call: 02032 197745
Job description
Teaching Assistant Jobs in South East London

We are currently working with a number of SEND schools who are looking to appoint Teaching Assistants for a variety of day-to-day, short term and long term bookings around Lewisham,. Greenwich / Bexley & Bromley boroughs

Special Needs Teaching Assistants support students with special educational needs (SEN) in the classroom as directed by an SEN teacher in order to help pupils succeed with their learning.

Class sizes can be as small as 3/4 pupils and there is a high ratio of LSA support.

There may be pupils at the high end of the autism spectrum or with Cerebral Palsy. Ability levels can vary considerably. You'll be working with other professionals within the school e.g. a nurse, physiotherapist, speech and language therapist

Your main duties will include:
• Inspiring and engaging with pupils
• Assessing individual learning needs and working on a group basis.
• Preparing materials, equipment and lessons
• Assessing and reporting on individual pupils' progress
• Assisting with the personal care needs of pupils; this may include feeding, changing and manual handling.
• Liaising with parents, carers and professionals such as mainstream teachers, education welfare officers, social workers and Health care professionals


Successful Applicants will be subject to references and an up to date DBS or be willing to apply for a Protocol DBS.

Protocol Education offers all Teaching Assistants:
• Excellent rates of pay
• Professional support from our team of experienced consultants
• A wide variety of different positions, both day to day and long term
• Continued support through all placements
• Free CPD courses

Contact - Leanne 0208 971 1284
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