SEND Teaching Assistant

Tower Hamlets, London

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Date Posted: 03 Nov 2023
  1. Teaching Assistant, SEN Teaching Assistant
  1. Long-term

SEND Teaching Assistant

Tower Hamlets, London

Vacancy for Special Educational Needs Teaching Assistant (SEND TA) - Year 1

Location: Shadwell, Tower Hamlets

Type: Full-time (Term time)

Salary: £90 - £100 daily rate

October 30th - July 23rd 2024

Are you a dedicated and experienced Special Educational Needs Teaching Assistant with a passion for making a meaningful difference in the lives of young learners? If so, we have a rewarding opportunity for you to work one-on-one with a Year 1 student with unique needs.

About the Role:

SANZA Teaching Agency are seeking a highly motivated and experienced SEND TA to work with a non-verbal Year 1 student with global developmental delay. The student is at an engagement level two model and requires dedicated support to reach their full potential. Key responsibilities include:

1. One-on-One Support:

Provide one-on-one support to the student, tailoring activities and teaching methods to meet their individual needs.

Foster a supportive and inclusive learning environment that encourages their development and engagement.

2. Assist with Personal Care:

Offer assistance with the student's personal care needs, including nappy changes.

Ensure their physical comfort and well-being.

3. Utilise Technology:

Operate both iPads and PCs to enhance the student's learning experience through assistive technology.

Implement digital tools and applications that support the student's communication and education.

4. Experience in SEND Schools:

Bring your extensive experience in SEND schools, understanding the challenges and rewards of working with students with diverse needs.

Create a supportive and nurturing environment that enables the student to thrive.

Qualifications and Attributes:

To excel in this role, you should have:

Proven experience working with non-verbal students with global developmental delay.

The ability to be a self-starter, taking the initiative to ensure the student's progress.

A positive and patient attitude, along with strong communication and teamwork skills.

Proficiency in using both iPads and PCs to support the student's learning.

Why Join Us:

A unique and rewarding opportunity to make a significant impact on a young learner's life.

A supportive and collaborative school environment that values inclusion and diversity.

A chance to utilize your experience and skills in a fulfilling educational setting.

If you're a go-getter with a passion for helping non-verbal students with complex needs, and you're ready to provide dedicated support to a Year 1 student with global developmental delay, we encourage you to apply for this unique SEND TA position.

To apply for this position contact Stephanie Watson on 020 78456240 or

SANZA Teaching Agency is a Sunday Times Top 100 employer - stopping at nothing to ensure our candidates, clients and employees come first. At SANZA 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, to ensure we have a thorough understanding of your career goals and work hard on your behalf to secure you positions with great rates of pay ( all rates are typically inclusive of holiday pay, however we will happily accrue this upon request) and plenty of development opportunities. Put simply; we listen, we learn, we deliver. Why? Because our people matter most.

Awarded REC Audited Education gold standard - SANZA Teaching Agency are committed to Safeguarding and are also a proud Equal Opportunities Employer.

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