Special Needs Teaching Assistant

Recruiter
Envision Education
Location
Harrow
Salary
Up to £10,000
Posted
28 Nov 2020
Closes
03 Dec 2020
Ref
1842721758
Category
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Are you a passionate Teaching Assistant in the Harrow area looking for your next role? Do you have experience working with children with learning diffulties and special educational needs?

Envision Education works closely with a highly regarded inclusive and forward thinking Primary School based in Harrow, who are looking for Special Needs Teaching Assistants to work in their SEN unit for children with severe learning disabilities.

The SEN Unit currently has children aged between 4 and 6 all of whom have EHCP's and have a diagnosis of autism and other associated learning difficlties.

About the School:

This happy multicultural school is praised for its inclusive and progressive outlook. The School believes in laying the foundations on which children can build their futures. Staff work tirelessly to instill an early love for learning: they aim to capture and nurture it, enabling the children to grow into confident, independent and successful individuals.

The role:
  • Required to support children on a one to one basis who have autism and down's syndrome
  • Help to create an engaging learning environment
  • Work in a specialist setting offering support to teaching staff and children
  • Provide feedback to the class teacher on the pupils progress
  • Must be an active listener who can provide necessary support to young children, whilst also developing skills and goals.
  • Aware of the childrens emotional needs
  • You may also be required to provide personal care

Requirements:
  • At least 6 months experience supporting SEN pupils
  • Must be flexible in supporting children with various abilties and needs
  • Familiar with interventions with SEN pupils
  • Hard-working
  • You may also be required to provide personal care
  • Strong communication skills
  • Live in or local to Harrow
  • Personal care support is preferable

Why Register with Envision Education:
  • Highly competitive pay rates
  • Friendly and supportive team committed to guiding and assisting you through the process of finding and securing you a long term or permanent position
  • Specialist experience in securing quality roles for aspiring educational professionals

Please apply with your full up to date CV asap!

Pay rate is dependent on qualifications, experience and skills.

Envision Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Envision Education is also committed to following a policy of equal opportunities.

We respect and value cultural and religious diversity and will not discriminate on the basis of age, gender, religion, race, sexual orientation, ethnic origin, culture or disability.

You must be a UK resident or hold a full UK visa and be willing to complete a Disclosure Barring Service (DBS) check.