SEN Teaching Assistant

Wandsworth, London
DJ5460988_1576049189
Date Posted:11 Dec 2019
  1. Learning Support Assistant
£70 - £90 per day + negotiable
  1. Long-term

SEN Teaching Assistant

Wandsworth, London
Tradewind is looking for SEN Teaching Assistant with previous experience to work in a SEN School for pupils who are visually impaired, deaf-blind, have profound learning difficulties and complex health needs.
The role will require you to work with secondary aged students and to start in January. This is a full-time role to work until the end of the academic year with the potential for the role to continue into the new academic year as well. The class has 7 pupils aged 11-16 with challenging behaviour, ASD, Physical & Emotional Needs, Non-Verbal and will require personal care.
Patience, adaptability, compassion and dedication will be key to success in this role. As a SEN teaching assistant, you will be responsible for working with a pupil on a 1:1 basis aiding them with the educational opportunities available to them.
For this role we are looking for:
*An experienced teaching assistant who has worked with children with SEN
*A proactive team player, who is flexible and friendly
*Someone who is confident providing 1:1 support
*Someone to help children understand instructions through repetition and adaptation

Based in Wandsworth, this Ofsted rated 'Good' is one of the largest SEN Schools in the borough and is one of only 48 special schools designated as a 'National Support School' boasting a national reputation for their specialism in being a Sensory and Physical school.
As a SEN Teaching Assistant, you will have access to a supportive and committed team of teachers and support staff who work collaboratively to maintain high standards and expectations plus:
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, 30 to be exact! That's 23 more than our next nearest competitor
*Great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn a brilliant bonus!
*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

Click 'Apply Now' to be considered for this great position as a SEN Teaching Assistant in Wandsworth. Or for more information about the role, contact Danielea James on danielea.james@twrecruitment.com or 0207 845 5450 opt3 .
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 30 fully certified CPD courses, that's 23 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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