Currently working with a large coeducational mainstream Croydon secondary school that is recruiting for a teaching assistant who can work with KS3 – KS4 ASD pupils. This appointment is to commence in September 2018.
This larger than average within this mainstream Croydon secondary school has excellent and state-of-the-art facilities and a supportive SEN department. community based and creative secondary school in the border of Croydon has a strong ethos with mixed ability pupils. They teach through the Key stages with a good sixth form. Over the years, this school has gone through systematic change and is going in the right direction. Ambitious Headteacher with a successful educational background who is focused with impeccable leadership & managerial expertise. Strong pastoral team and support staff with a successful SENCO and Inclusion Manager.
The SEN team are dedicated, consistent and aim to make a real difference in young people lives. In addition they endeavour to ensure that students achieve their full potential. The Croydon secondary school is recruiting an SEN Teaching Assistant. Presently they are looking for a KS3 to KS5 SEN TA / Teaching Assistant and can potentially work in your specialised subject to your degree. The successful SEN Teaching Assistant will be employed full time on a long term supply basis. Opportunities for permanent work is potentially available for the right candidate. This role will be working with ASD students who have difficulties within the classroom and help to encourage and build a strong rapport with pupils in the curriculum. Additionally you will be working & supporting the class teacher with the daily running of the classroom. Would be beneficial if the successful SEN Teaching Assistant has experience working with children that have Autism & ADHD and has experience in dealing with demanding behaviour in the classroom.
To be short listed for this post you will be an ASD / SEN Teacher Assistant with the following qualities.
* Specialism in ASD / SEN Teaching Assistant
* SEN Teaching Assistant/ 1:1
* Must reside in either Croydon or South East London location
* Mainstream Secondary School OR SEN School experience
* Must have a degree
* Able to build a strong rapport with students (KS3 & KS4 levels)
To avoid disappointment please submit your updated CV ASAP