SEN Teaching Assistant (graduates welcome)

Full Time Temporary

London Jobs Board

Teaching Personnel are looking to recruit SEN teaching assistants for an Ofsted rated ‘Outstanding’ primary school in West London. The school has two sites in Ealing for pupils across Early Years to KS2 with autism spectrum condition (ASC) and profound and multiple learning difficulties (PMLD).  

The position would be well suited for SEN TAs with experience supporting severe autism, graduates with SEN support experience or those with care/carer backgrounds.

The school incorporate a cross curricular, interactive, child centred and topic-based approach to learning and use resources such as PECS, TEACCH and Makaton for pupils who are non-verbal.

In addition to learning, the school offers support through a range of therapy including play therapy, physiotherapy, occupational health therapy and speech and language therapy. With pupils having severe learning and physical difficulties all staff are expected to support children with personal care (toileting support) or moving and handling.

The school are looking for daily cover (bank/ad-hoc) staff for the summer term who could potentially continue full-time in September 2021.

What we will offer:

Daily pay rates from £70+ dependant on experience
Pay weekly through PAYE
Fantastic in-house training opportunities (Makaton, PECS, Team Teach and Intensive Interaction)
Excellent career progression and permanent opportunities  
Dedicated support from an experienced consultant in interview and trial preparation
 As a successful candidate you MUST have:

SEN support experience whether through paid work, placement, volunteering, care work or personal experience
Either experience or a willingness to support with personal care and moving and handling
Availability for immediate daily cover (bank/ad-hoc) work 8:30am-3:45pm Monday to Friday and potentially full-time in September 2021
A positive and nurturing approach to education support
Experience with physiotherapy or using resources such as PECS, Makaton or TEACCH is highly desirable but not essential
 To apply for this position, you MUST be able to provide:

Proof of right to work in the UK
2 proofs of address
Be able to provide 2 reference contact details
DBS check (on the update service) or willing to complete a new DBS
If you think you'd be a great match for this role, please apply here or email Rachel on  if you would like to chat further about the role.

I look forward to receiving your application!

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see (url removed)/faqs for details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

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