SEN Teaching Assistant

Islington, London
LWL238782_1570867228
Date Posted:12 Oct 2019
  1. SEN Teaching Assistant
Competitive
  1. Long-term

SEN Teaching Assistant

Islington, London
The school is looking for someone with ASD experience and qualifications to join their team on a full-time basis with an aim to start after the October ½ term.
The school is a happy place where children are encouraged to aim for the highest standards in all that they do. Above all, they value every single child as an individual and seek to work in close partnership with parents/carers to provide the best all-round education that they can.
The perfect candidate will have:
*Strong behaviour management
*ASD experience
*An infectious personality
*An ability to engage with young people quickly
*A Firm but fair attitude
*Experience working within a primary school setting

KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS
*Understanding how pupils learn and develop
*Effective use of technology to support learning
*General understanding of national/foundation stage curriculum
*Ability to self‐evaluate learning needs and actively seek learning
Opportunities
*Ability to motivate pupils
*Ability to problem solve
*Ability to work constructively as part of a team, understanding classroom
roles and responsibilities and your own position within these

The role pays up to £80 per day with various avenues of career development available for the right candidate
Angel is the closest station in proximity to 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.
The Tradewind difference
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

All Candidates that apply must have ASD experience.
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 this Teaching Assistant role in Islington or alternatively, please contact Luke or Harriett at Tradewind on 0207 845 5450/ Luke.Watters@twrecruitment.com / Harriet.Gmur-Pierre@twrecruitment.com;
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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