£70 - £90 per day
Barking and Dagenham, London
Temporary | Part Time
This all through Special School in Barking and Dagenham are looking for an aspirational and optimistic SEN Teaching Assistant who can demonstrate a keen ability to believe in and support students with Special Needs. Roles are currently available across all key stages.
Working with pupils aged from 4 to 16 years of age, the school supports students with a range of needs under the following categories: Autism spectrum disorder (ASD), Profound and multiple learning difficulties (PMLD), and Severe learning difficulties (SLD).
Education and training to work with young people with Special Needs is highly desirable in this role. The SEN Teaching Assistant with school based experience or experience in a Special School are encouraged to apply but applications from all individuals with a genuine interest and passion for SEN will be considered. Training or experience with non-verbal communication, managing behaviour and supporting with personal cares will be useful, but training opportunities will be provided for the right candidate.
This Barking and Dagenham school places a heavy emphasis on partnership, with strong links to the local mainstream primary, with families, with medical and therapy services and with the wider community. This is with the overall aim of inclusion and integration for all pupils in their local community as well as building pupils' knowledge of Barking and Dagenham community.
The SEN Teaching Assistant is expected to encourage and support this ethos, demonstrating and fostering a strong belief in the ability of their pupils, encouraging and building independence, developing communication and consistently providing opportunities for engagement.
The SEN Teaching Assistant will:
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