SEN Teaching Assistant

Hounslow, London
Date Posted:04 Aug 2019

SEN Teaching Assistant

Hounslow, London
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Tradewind Recruitment is working with a good primary school based in Hounslow are recruiting for a 1-1 support staff to support a pupil in year 4 with food anxiety.

The SENCo of this vivid, high achieving school in the heart of Richmond is currently seeking to appoint a Teaching Assistant to work with a year 4 pupil who has anxiety around food.
The pupil is high functioning, bright and has good behaviour who requires support over lunch time. The pupil requires to be introduced to the lunch menu and described the food that will be served to settle any anxiety amongst food. From time to time, the pupil may need to be taken to the dining hall to see and smell the aroma of the food to settle any anxiety to make lunch time as comfortable as possible for the pupil.
During the other times, you will be working as a general Teaching Assistant within the year 4 class. Supporting the learning in Maths, English and Science.

The role will involve

*1-1 support for year 4 pupils with food anxiety
*Work alongside the KS2 team to plan and prepare engaging, fun sessions for small groups of learners that need additional support
*Calm and nurturing manor

The teaching assistant roles are full time, 5 days' week and will be due to start in September 2019 to continue for the full academic year.

To be considered for the Year 4 Teaching Assistant to support a pupil with food anxiety in Richmond

you must;

*Have previous experience working in a primary school setting.
*Be a team player - this role requires someone who works well with teachers, pupils and parents
*Demonstrate commitment, dedication and resilience in your previous childcare work
*have an ability to manage sometimes challenging behaviour
*Ideally you will be local to Hounslow or willing to travel to Hounslow

The location

The school benefits

*The potential to eventually undertake your teacher training in partnership with the school
*Career progression for the right candidate
*A vibrant and creative area of London
*In house school CPD training
*£70- £75 per day

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, 25 to be exact! That's 18 more than our next nearest competitor
*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 join us and be successful in this Year 4 Teaching Assistant to support a pupil with food anxiety in Hounslow role you will need to:

*Have some experience supporting children with complex needs
*This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks
*You must have the legal right to work in the UK

Click 'Apply now' to be considered for this great position Year 4 Teaching Assistant to support a pupil with anxiety, Hounslow 161500
Or for more information about the role, contact Ayaz Ahmed on 0207 845 5450 /

We look forward to hearing from you and helping take you on the next step of your career.
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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