SEN Teaching Assistant

Barnet, London
Date Posted:26 Aug 2020
  1. SEN Teaching Assistant
  1. Long-term

SEN Teaching Assistant

Barnet, London
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The School:
This school in Barnet in North London and is conveniently located close to a Northern Line station, with on-street parking available for drivers.

The school is seeking an experienced, enthusiastic teaching assistant with experience of working with children with a range of special needs.

The child will be joining the school in Year 2 in September and he has autism. He is verbal and also has some learning delay but usually operates in class, with some time spent working 1:1 away from class. The Head has been told that he is quite sociable and likes tio have a small circle of friends. He is a very likeable child who can find school life frustrating which can cause him to get angry and run away, so there will be a lot of time initially helping him to settle into the school.

The Head is seeking a teaching assistant who:

*Has experience working with children with special needs, in particular Autism (ASD)
*Has an organised and flexible approach
*Has good behaviour management and a positive, calm demeanour

The salary on offer will be £70-80 per day, depending on experience.

This will be a great opportunity to work in a lovely school.

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 - which is why we can offer you more free, fully-certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency
*Great referral scheme
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*Online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability
*Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants

To be successful in applying you must:
*This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks
*Your CV must include full details of Education and work history, any employment breaks must be explained
*You must have the legal right to work in the UK

Click 'Apply now' to be considered for this SEN teaching assistant opportunity. For more information about the role, contact Stuart Edge at Tradewind on 020 7845 5450, or at

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