Primary School ASD Teaching Assistant
Primary School based in Catford, Lewisham
September start – long term contract
Teaching Assistant/ Learning Support Assistant
Do you have Teaching Assistant experience supporting children with SEN or behaviour issues?
Would you like to secure a new Teaching Assistant position in a thriving London primary school?
If so, we would love to hear from you! A friendly primary school based in the London borough of Lewisham is looking to recruit a Teaching Assistant to support their students with Autism. As a Teaching Assistant, you will mainly be supporting children with challenging behaviour and SEN, as well as lower ability learners, so previous experience in any of these areas is highly desirable.
This is a full-time a Teaching Assistant position, with the successful candidate joining the team until at least the end of the academic year. Therefore, applicants must be able to offer their long-term commitment to the role.
If you’re a Psychology graduate with aspirations to work in Educational Psychology, this Teaching Assistant role would be perfect for gaining hands-on, paid experience working with children with SEN!
* Teaching Assistant or Learning Support Assistant
* Primary School
* Autism and SEN focus
* Catford, Lewisham
* South East London
* £65 - £80 per day
* Full time position (Mon – Fri, 8:30 am – 4 pm)
The successful 1:1 SEN Teaching Assistant will need to have a degree and a keen interest in working closely with SEN students, along with a minimum of 3 months’ experience working closely to Primary School children. Alternatively, the successful candidate will have over 6 months’ experience working as a Teaching Assistant with SEN children, in a School environment or a similar situation. This role will be a full time role, on an ongoing contract until the end of July minimum. Should the successful Teaching Assistant, prove themselves while in the role, there is an opportunity for a permanent contract and on the job teacher training, to start next year.
About the Role:
As a primary School Teaching Assistant, you will be supporting lower ability learners and students with SEN. Working on a 1:1 basis and in small groups managing challenging behaviour.
About the School:
Friendly and inclusive Primary School based in Lewisham, South East London. This Primary School has a supportive staff team and CPD opportunities. Good travel links, if you are interested in this Teaching Assistant position please don’t hesitate to get in touch as interviews can be arranged immediately.
If this Teaching Assistant position in a Primary School sounds like the perfect opportunity for you and you match the person specifics, then please apply for this role or send you update CV over to Rebekkah on firstname.lastname@example.org.
1:1 SEN TA – Teaching Assistant – September start – Catford - Lewisham - Autism – Teacher training