SEN Teaching Assistant
£60 - £80 per day
Are you an experienced teaching assistant, perhaps a recent graduate who is looking to get into education?
Horizon Teachers is currently working with a well-known Southwark based secondary school who are always looking for enthusiastic teaching assistants to help them during busy times of the school year, exam invigilation and long term sickness cover.
The school believe that learning is a lifelong activity and they also ensure that they make their students ready for the world beyond school.
This is a brilliant school, A school full of learning with consistently good teaching in a calm, ordered beautiful environment, they have an innovation but common sense curriculum that prepares their young people for the exciting challenges of being a global citizen in the 21st century, their humanities specialism and links with local, national and international education ensures that they more than fulfil this remit.
As a teaching assistant within this school you will be asked to work within the SEN department supporting students on a 1-2-1 basis or getting involved with group exercise, also making sure students are following daily plans in the absence of the class teacher.
Experience of working with students with Autism and SEMH would be an advantage although the right attitude and the willingness to learn would also be ideal.
Noted in their last Ofsted report ‘Relationships between teachers and students are respectful, students are appreciative of the hard work of their teachers and the ways their teachers support and help them to achieve their best this leads to good behaviour, The school is a highly inclusive community with a positive ethos permeates all aspects of the school’s work a pupil remark ‘Whatever level you are, everyone is connected’, The Headteachers vision and impact are valued by the whole community, outstanding leadership inspires staff and students to do their very best’.
To be successful in your application you will have the following;
Educated to a degree level (Desired)
Experience of TA work or within a school (Desired)
Enthusiastic and proactive
Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
Great attention to detail
Positive can do attitude
If you feel you are the right person for this school then please apply with an updated copy of your CV to be considered.
Horizon Teachers is a specialist Education Recruitment Consultancy that helps Teachers and Support Staff find long term, permanent and interim employment in Primary, Secondary and Special Schools throughout London and the South East. As part of the registration process you will be required to have a DBS Check carried out and all original relevant qualifications will need to be sighted and copied before any work placement.
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