SEN Teaching Assistant - East London

Teaching Assistant/Learning Support Assistant - Tower Hamlets, North East London

Ref: 595Tuesday 11 January 2022

£70/£75 per day - PAYE

SEN Teaching Assistant - PMLD specialism
SEN Teaching Assistant | Secondary Special School | East London

Do you have experience supporting children/ young people with Profound and Multiple Learning Disabilities (PMLD)?

Do you have a nurturing manner and passion for inclusive education?

Would you like to make a positive impact by supporting children with Severe Learning Difficulties (SLD) and PMLD?

About the school and SEN Teaching Assistant opportunity

This is a very well facilitated secondary SEN school, based in East London. The school have an excellent track record for supporting SLD and PMLD and have a wonderful and supportive SLT.

As a SEN Teaching Assistant you will support in class and on a 1:1 basis. The students have SLD and PMLD including Autism and will be non-verbal or have limited verbal verbal language. You will have a calm and nurturing demeanour to help with behavioural and emotional regulation when behaviours are challenging. You will need to be positive and patient, proactive, and engaging. The role will be to support for the full academic year with a permanent SEN Teaching Assistant contract available for the right individual.

SEN Teaching Assistant requirements

  • Passionate about supporting students with SEND
  • Able to communicate using PECS, Makaton, and visual timetables (Beneficial)
  • Committed to personal development and learning specialist skills
  • Proactive and flexible
  • Ability to be a team player and build rapport quickly
  • Ideally with previous SEN experience either formal or informal

Interested in hearing more about SEN Teaching Assistant roles?

If you want to hear more about our SEND opportunities, please get in touch! You can apply by response to this advert, uploading your CV to our website, or emailing your CV us!

If you are not contacted within 5 working days, unfortunately, you have been unsuccessful for this role. However, we will keep your CV and you are welcome contact us to discuss your SEND career development.

Parker Smith Inclusion is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. We will help you with this.

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