Special Needs Assistant

  • Full Time
  • Lambeth, London
  • £375.00 - £500.00 per week USD / Year
  • Salary: £375.00 - £500.00 per week

Luke Harper

SEN School in Lambeth is currently looking to recruit x 2 Classroom Assistants to join them in September 2024. (Contract Length – 1 academic year)

The SEN school based in the London Borough of Lambeth is looking for 2 x Classroom Assistants to join their team on a long-term basis from September 2024. The role will be working on a 1:1 basis supporting children within the mainstream classroom and Autism Unit.

Experience of working with children or adults with SEN, particularly autism (ASD/ASC) and/or profound and multiple learning difficulties (PMLD) is a MUST.

Experience using PECS (picture exchange communication system), Makaton (Language communication program) is desirable,

The role will involve working with pupils that are living with ASD and/or PMLD Assisting students in their learning both on a 1-1 and group basis. Some aspects of personal care is required.

  • 1:1 SEN Teaching Assistant – Autism/Severe Learning Difficulties
  • £375-£500 per week, paid weekly
  • Holiday Pay paid when schools are on school holidays
  • Full or part time position (Mon – Fri, 8:30 am – 4 pm)
  • Long term opportunity from September 2024
  • Excellent links to public transport

Apply now and secure a trial day at the school in June/July.

Should you prove yourself whilst in the role, there is an opportunity to join the school on a permanent basis.

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Affinity Workforce Solutions and Sugarman Education are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all its temporary workers to share this commitment. Successful applicants will, in accordance with statutory guidance, be subject to a comprehensive pre-employment checking process including references from current and previous employers, health, right to work in the UK, an enhanced DBS check and a further check against the appropriate barred list. This role involves working with children on a daily basis and is therefore in regulated activity.

Sugarman Education is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications regardless of sex, age, race, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, religion and belief, pregnancy and maternity or disability.

This vacancy is based in the United Kingdom. Sugarman Education operate in the UK and can only process applications from candidates who are currently UK residents and eligible to work in the UK. Whilst we will endeavour to contact you following your response, due to the high volume of applications we regret that this cannot always be possible. If you have not had notification from us within 30 days please take your application as not being successful this time but we will keep your details on file for future opportunities.

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