Special Needs Classroom Assistant
A small and friendly Primary School based in Camden, North London, have an excellent opportunity for you to join their hardworking and dedicated Team as a Special Needs Teaching Assistant.
They are seeking to appoint an individual who is energetic, enthusiastic, and passionate with a positive work ethic who wishes to bring out the very best in their special educational needs’ pupils.
The role available for January, will be to work 1:1 with a Year 4 boy who has autism, he is a lovely boy but needs additional support with his learning and devlopment. Good behaviour management will also be useful for this role.
You will be required to.
Supporting students with special educational needs
Planning engaging learning activities and adjusting activities to pupils’ needs as appropriate
Delivering interventions for groups of learners such as phonics, reading
Fostering relationships with staff, students, and parents
Work with individuals or small groups of pupils in the classroom
***SEN Teaching Assistant position within a Mainstream Primary School (Year 4 class)
***Jan 2024 start date or sooner if available
***Based in Camden (NW1)
***Full-time / Long term with the view to go permanent from September 2024
***£75-£95 per day (Paid weekly, each Friday)
***Staff car park
Some students within the school have individualised education, health, and care plans or possess statements of educational needs. These students may have a range of special educational needs, including but not limited to SEN, Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), Moderate Learning Difficulties (MLD), Severe Learning Difficulties (SLD Social, Emotional, and Mental Health (SEMH) challenges, Physical Impairments (PI), as well as associated behavioural difficulties and complex needs.
Qualifications and Requirements:
- Previous experience as a Teaching Assistant in a school setting, with some experience in Special Educational Needs (SEN) preferred.
- A passion for the job, resilience, and a strong desire to support the learning and development of children and young people.
- The successful candidate will undergo an enhanced DBS check and comprehensive background checks, including online searches and obtaining an employer reference before the interview.
In return, you can expect ongoing support, access to quality CPD training and an opportunity to feel part of a warm and welcoming school community.
The working hours are 08:30am – 15:20, Monday to Friday – This is a term time only role
How to Apply:
You can apply online by applying directly to this advert. For more information on this position please contact Ben Fox on 0207 246 9174
SEN Teaching Assistant- Camden