Reference Number: SENTA06679
Region: London, Kensington and Chelsea
Salary: 60 - 75 per Day
Position: Teaching Assistant
Are you a London based qualified Teaching Assistant specialising in Special Needs environments?
This is a great opportunity to work at a school in Wandsworth, South West London, that caters for secondary aged pupils with Autism, Complex needs and Learning difficulties. Our school encourage teaching life skills and independence and convey an individual approach in their teaching and learning. They also specialise in Maths and ICT and use Makaton and PECS, so if you have additional qualifications and experience within those fields this will benefit your application.
We are looking for a qualified Special Needs Teaching Assistant who has worked within a SEN setting or worked with SEN on a personal basis. We need someone who can bring their passion and dedication to support the needs of pupils with Autism, Complex needs and learning difficulties. Along with these qualities you also need the relevant experience:
*Have at least 1 year's experience working with a SEN setting or with SEN students.
*Confident with challenging behaviour
*Positive attitude to working with children with SEN
*Have a good understanding of Autism and Speech and Language Needs
*Experience using Makaton and PECS
We offer great opportunities through supporting your professional development, providing Team Teach and Autism Awareness Training.
The role is to start as soon as possible and will be a 1-year placement.
If you feel you could make a difference to pupils with SEN and have experience in this field, please apply now, or if you have any questions please call Sarah on 0207 202 0024 or email Sarah.firstname.lastname@example.org