SEN Teaching Assistant

South East England
Date Posted:24 Jul 2020
  1. SEN Teaching Assistant
  1. Long-term

SEN Teaching Assistant

South East England
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Do you have experience working with children who have special educational needs? Tradewind are recruiting!

This is a 2-form entry primary school in South East London who are currently looking for a SEN Teaching Assistant
to join their team rom September. The position pays a daily rate of between £70-£85 dependent on your experience, qualifications and SEN knowledge.

The school is extremely popular and over-subscribed in a great location on the borders of Southwark and Lewisham. It is a 3-form entry junior school educating and supporting children from year 3 up to year 6. The Headteacher has been at the school for over 20 years, starting off as a class teacher and working her way up to the top. This means she has a thorough understanding of the school and sets high standards for her staff. Teachers here are expected to work closely together and do things as a team. The school building itself is traditional and there are excellent facilities on site. There are outdoor play areas for break times and useful inside spaces for children to benefit from. The school has recently been rated as a 'Good' school with excellent behaviour.

The school is conveniently nestled between 2 tube stations near central London, also with excellent bus and train links from central and South East London.

The Headteacher is keen to recruit 2 x SEN Teaching Assistants assigned to either key stage 1 or key stage 2.

The SEN Teaching Assistant must:
*Ideally hold a degree (in any subject)
*Ideally have experience working as a Teaching Assistant
*Have good level of general SEN knowledge (essential)
*Be able to support children academically
*Have creativity, organisation skills, and a positive work ethic
*Be able to engage well with colleagues, children and their parents

By joining this school as a SEN Teaching Assistant, they can offer you:
*A competitive rate of pay with the potential to become a permanent member of staff
*A supportive team of teachers, fellow support staff and senior leaders
*Excellent professional development and promotion opportunities
*Excellent facilities to help you support children and aid their learning progress

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
*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:
*Have relevant experience or qualifications
*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. Or for more information about the role, contact Stuart Lovelock at Tradewind on 020 7845 5450 /

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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