Teaching Assistant

City of Westminster, London
LW250119- 186761_1548774044
Date Posted:29 Jan 2019
  1. Teaching Assistant
Competitive
  1. Long-term

Teaching Assistant

City of Westminster, London
The current LSA has been signed off sick for an indecisive amount of time so they need someone to work with the boy as soon as possible.

The student in question is a dream to work with, he's not aggressive and very easily manageable. They communicate with him using PECS, Makaton and Visual Timetables all of which will be taught to you while you're employed with them

They are a calm friendly school, with many interesting activities; it is a state maintained school. They offer 30 hour and 15 hour places. Subject to availability, they are able to offer a small number of fee paying, full time & part time places (please contact the school for more information). They offer term-time education to 60, three and four-year-olds.

The perfect candidate will have the following skills, qualifications & attributes.
*ASD Experience
*"Can do" attitude!
*PECS
*Makaton
*Open to collaboration
*Down to earth and easy going

Information on the role:
*8:45AM to 4:00PM
*You must be able to assess situations and react accordingly
*Rate is between £70 - £80 per day based on experience
*ASAP start

Pimlico station is a short walking distance from 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.

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*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
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*Online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability
*Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants


All candidate that apply must have SEN experience and be open to collaboration.

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 SEN Teaching Assistant role in Westminster or alternatively, please contact Luke or Harriett at Tradewind on 0207 845 5450/ Luke.Watters@twrecruitment.com / Harriet.Gmur-Pierre@twrecruitment.com;
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