Specialist SEND Learning Support Assistant
£60 - £95 per day.
Are you passionate about working with children?
Do you have experience or the desire to work with children that have a variety of Special educational needs?
Are you patient, positive, adaptable and handle situations calmly and methodically?
Horizon Teachers have been supporting Teachers and Teaching assistants to get work in some long standing, passionate and reputable Primary, Secondary and 0-19 SEND schools and provisions for the last 10 years. It's what we know, it's what we are good at and we want to help you too. After all we spend so much of our lives working, we all deserve to be happy and thriving. So if you have a passion for working within SEND, getting the best out of children, want to learn more about SEND and want to spend time with a fantastic, interesting, enthusiastic joyful group of kids then we want to hear from you.
We are working with an array of these schools in the South East of London who are looking for Teaching assistants to support children with a variety of special needs in their settings including.
You do not necessarily need to have experience within a similar role. Just a will to make a difference to these children and young people's education experience and lives. Adaptability, creativity, resilience, a calm nature, and an abundance of positivity will prove a real asset to these children.
Some of these children have really struggled in their lives, and have experienced hugely difficult situations. It is important to bear this in mind when you are supporting them. Some of the behaviours may be challenging, and there may be difficult days for them and for you, but there's always a reason for this!
Working with children with SEND is hugely rewarding, exciting, challenging and a role where you will always learn new skills. The teams are hugely passionate about working with the children in their settings and so you will need to think with a child centred approach and put the children first, just as they do, but you will have a hugely supportive team behind you.
Please call Jess here at Horizon Teachers on 0207 444 0009 to find out more. We also want to hear from people with a similar mind set looking for rewarding work within the SEND sector. So if you have a friend who has a desire to work in SEND please let us know! We offer a great reward a friend scheme should they go out to work for 20 days with us!
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.
Horizon Teachers. Enhancing Children's Education.