Specialist Teaching Assistant SEND

JOB DESCRIPTION

Specialist Teaching Assistant
Behavioural needs, Autism and Speech and Language Difficulties
Long term
Full time
Feltham
£60 - £90 per day 


Horizon Teachers have been successfully working with Specialist and Mainstream Early Years, Primary and Secondary Settings across London for the past 10 years. It's what we know and what we love and because of this we are always keen to meet Teachers, Learning Support assistants and Specialist Teaching assistants who are passionate about working with children in these settings.

The SEND team are looking for a Specialist Teaching Assistant who is confident managing behaviours, Autism and supporting with Speech and Language difficulties to join a Yr 5 class in a Primary school for children with severe or profound and multiple learning difficulties, This school is based in Hanworth.

The Primary School supports children 3 to 11 years old and there are currently 140 pupils on roll across both of the sites.

The Schools KS2 classes will support the children to work to an adapted curriculum. This curriculum is designed to meet the learning needs of each pupil and will help develop progress in their communication, independence and key skills. The staff will also work together to provide a varied fun, stimulating, engaging and varied learning program which is entirely child focussed and creative, allowing the children to flourish and thrive in the school and develop their social skills and self behaviour management skills.

The staff in the school are committed to give the children as many positive experiences as possible outside their classroom, and as part of their learning experience, KS2 pupils have the opportunity to visit a variety of local environments within the community, including participating in sporting and musical events. They visit the school allotment and use the local shops regularly to build their communication skills and independence skills.

Due to the children's needs, the school will work in conjunction with occupational therapists, speech and language therapists and physiotherapists to integrate therapy into the pupils' learning and the school boasts from a huge array of facilities including sports hall, outside play areas, speech and language play rooms and multi sensory rooms.

To be a success in this role, and support the children to have an engaged and positive learning experience you must have:

  • Positivity
  • Resilience
  • Creativity
  • Adaptability
  • Excellent team work skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Behaviour management skills


If you are interested in this role or if you want to work in an a Specialist or Mainstream School then we want to hear from you!

We offer an excellent Refer a friend scheme scheme so if you refer somebody and they work 20 days with us, you can earn up to £200 in vouchers as a reward!

Give us a call on 0207 444 0009. We are looking forward to hearing from you.



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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