SEN Teaching Assistant

Tower Hamlets, London

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Date Posted:26 Nov 2020
  1. SEN Teaching Assistant
  1. Long-term

SEN Teaching Assistant

Tower Hamlets, London
A fantastic East London, Independent school in the heart of Tower Hamlets is now recruiting! Are you an experienced Key Stage 1 Teaching Assistant with experience of working with children with special education needs and in particular Autism?

Are you a recent graduate who has great spoken and written English? If so, Tradewind Recruitment wants to hear from you!

This coveted 5 day a week role starts from the 27th October.

The school are offering pay rates of between £70 -£80 per day.

This non-selective fee-paying school in Tower Hamlets, has Christian values and is a co-educational day school for primary aged children. It has grown to a three-form entry school since its inception in 1948. The grounds are landscaped which include climbing frames and an AstroTurf sports' court.

Tradewind Recruitment already have four long-term Teaching Assistants at the school, and they speak very highly about senior management and colleagues. The children are hard-working and aspirational - parents are encouraging and have high expectations of their children's learning.

As the successful SEN Teaching Assistant, you will be supporting a child with high functioning Autism. This delightful child is bright and doesn't have behaviour difficulties.
The school is close to Victoria Park and Regent's Canal in East London, accessible by the District line.

The school are looking for SEN Teaching Assistants with the following qualities:
*Recent experience working with children with special educational needs, particularly with Autism.
*A graduate (not essential but preferred)
*Good presentation and excellent written and spoken English
*The ability to work independently as well as part of a team
*Sympathy to the ethos of the school

Benefits of working at this school
*Independent school with small class sizes
*Three-From entry school
*Good resources, small class sizes
*Part of a professional, dynamic and supportive staff
*Longer school holidays

Why Tradewind Recruitment?
*Over 20 years of specialist education recruitment expertise.
*Flexibility on permanent, long term and daily bookings
*More accredited CPD courses than any other education company including Team -Teach, Safeguarding and support with the UK Curriculum.
*Assistance with lesson planning- personalised one to one support with our trainer
*Great Referral Scheme - recommend a friend and earn up to *£100

Job Requirements
*Experience of working with children particularly with Autism.
*This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks
*Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and any employment breaks must be explained
*You must have the legal right to work in the UK

If you are interested in this S role, and want to teach in a vibrant, dynamic and forward -thinking Independent school, then please submit a copy of your CV ASAP to or please contact Yolanda at Tradewind on 02078455450 ext. 1. to discuss your application in more detail.

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.

Awarded REC Audited Education gold standard - Tradewind Recruitment are committed to Safeguarding and are also a proud Equal Opportunities Employer.

'No terminology in the above advertisement is intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation. Tradewind Recruitment is proud to be an Equal Opportunities Employer and accepts applications from all sections of the community.'

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