SEN Teaching Assistant

Barnet, London
Date Posted:23 Jul 2020
  1. SEN Teaching Assistant
  1. Long-term

SEN Teaching Assistant

Barnet, London
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This is a lovely, diverse school where expectations of children are high from both the school and from home. The school has a very busy, creative atmosphere.

The school is seeking an experienced teaching assistant. The role will involve 1:1 support for a child with Autism (ASD) in Year 1 and you will be working with this child on a 1:1 basis when in class and also in the resource base at the school, with the plan to integrate him into class as much as possible next year. There may also be some general TA work, as and when required, as the Headteacher likes to vary roles for SEN TAs.

He is a very likeable boy in Year 1, who works well when he has routines to follow and the school wish to integrate him more and more into the class. He loves reading and has made great progress throughout this year. He sometimes finds school life frustrating but the pupils in the class are very understanding and he has a close circle of friends. His parents like to take an active role in his education, so you will need to be a good communicator as you will be feeding back progress on a weekly basis.
The school is seeking a patient, kind teaching assist and require someone with experience of working with children with Autism. This will be a really interesting, varied role.

Your hours of work will be 8.30am- 4.00pm with 45 minutes for lunch, with a daily rate of £70- £80, depending on experience.

The school is a 10-minute walk from the nearest tube station and is easy to get to by bus, with staff parking.

To join Tradewind and be successful as a SEND TA you will need to meet the following criteria:

*Ideally have at least one years' experience working in a school
*Previous experience working with SEN children
*Be able to set clear boundaries and expectations of behaviour
*You must have the right to work in the UK
*Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history

By registering with Tradewind, we can offer you:
*We attract top education talent and in return offer top rates of pay
*We care about your training and development more than any other agency - which is why we can offer you more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency
*Great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn up to *£100
*Full interview preparation and assistance - so you're fully prepped and confident, increasing your chances of success
*Help with lesson planning - our support doesn't stop once we've secured you a placement
*Online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability
*Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants

To apply for the position as a SEN TA role please contact Stuart Edge on 0207845 5450 or email

Tradewind Recruitment is a Sunday Times Top 100 employer - stopping at nothing to ensure our candidates, clients and employees come first. At Tradewind you will have access to 25 fully certified CPD courses, that's 18 more than our next nearest competitor, all focused on making you the best you can be. We have the very best people available to take your call and look after you every step of the way. We pride ourselves on exceptional service and take the time to really get to know you. Put simply; we listen, we learn, we deliver. Why? Because our people matter most.

We specialise in matching Teachers and Support Staff to their dream job, and help Primary, Secondary and SEN schools recruit for a wide range of roles across our 11 offices in the UK, including: London, the West Midlands, the North West, East Anglia, the North East, the South West, Yorkshire, the Midlands, Herts and Bucks.

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