SEN Teaching Assistant

Islington, London
Date Posted:27 Sep 2019
  1. SEN Teaching Assistant
  1. Long-term

SEN Teaching Assistant

Islington, London
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A school located a short distance from Finsbury Park is in need of a strong SEN TA to join their year 4 class on a full-time basis - ASAP start. Within this class there is a girl with emotional needs that struggles to cope with being in the full class for extended periods of time. She tends to keep in her problems and the school is hoping to find someone to be a friend to her, and help her deal with some of the issues she's holding on to!

The perfect candidate will have the following qualifications and attributes:
*A University degree (2:1 or higher)
*Strong behaviour management
*The ability to get young people to "open up" to them
*Trustworthy & Reliable
*SEN experience
*Experience within KS2
*Ideally some youth work experience
*Calming nature
*Can do attitude
*Team player
The school is an amazing place that has been rated as Outstanding for 10+ years. It's very organised and a lot of the staff in there right now are friends outside of work as well. The school tends to cater to graduates as they feel that the students look at them as role models and hope that the students follow in their footsteps!

Finsbury Park station is on the doorstep of the school - there are also various busses that drop you near the grounds.
There are various opportunities for forward progression at this school. They strongly believe in Continued Progress Development so will be investing in your education to make you even stronger in your position.
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All Candidates that apply must have experience working as a SEN Teaching Assistant in Key Stage 2 and have strong behaviour management techniques.
The position is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas police Clearances and professional reference checks. Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and any employment breaks must be explained.

Click 'Apply now' to be considered for SEN Teaching Assistant role in Islington or alternatively, please contact Luke or Harriett at Tradewind on 0207 845 5450/ /;
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