SEN Teaching Assistant Islington secondary school
SEN Teaching Assistant - Islington
Guide pupils to academic success with this SEN Teaching Assistant position at a well-facilitated secondary school in Islington.
***SEN Teaching Assistant position available as a Permanent, Full-Time position
***Highly regarded secondary school
***£70-£85 p/d depending on experience
SEN Teaching Assistant Person Specification
For this post, you must be a nurturing graduate who has a long history of academic success that includes a 2:2 or better in your degree and previous experience working with SEN children either in a volunteer or paid role. You will be an empathetic individual who can support your pupils' needs in a caring manner and demonstrate a genuine passion to the role. You will have the ability to demonstrate a caring and conscientious attitude when working with pupils with SEN and ably converse with both students and staff. The school wants to recruit someone who has a mature approach which will lead pupils to see them as a positive role model.
About the SEN Teaching Assistant Role
As a SEN Teaching Assistant your role will involve you working on a 1:1 basis with students in Year 7 boy who have EHCPs including ASD, ADHD and other learning needs. You will be taking the opportunity to participate in CPD activities that are usually only open to teachers and working under the charge of a dedicated Special Educational Needs Coordinator. You will liaise regularly with outside agencies and occasionally parents.
Found in Islington, this school is a highly regarded secondary and is easily accessed via underground and national rail links. Sitting at the centre of this welcoming and friendly community, the school has developed a great relationship with the residents and families of the school leading to a calm and stable relationship and a fantastic educational record. The Head Teacher staunchly believes in a fair education for all, and through expanding the differentiation skills of teachers, has created a wonderfully inclusive environment for pupils to flourish in. Ofsted, in investigating the school, found exciting potential built upon a base of a committed and conscientious approach and excellent teaching standards; it awarded a 'Good' rating. It benefits from excellent facilities including large grounds and is well known in the area for its success.
This SEN Teaching Assistant job, starting immediately, will help you learn and develop your own supportive approach. So, if you feel you would thrive in this classic secondary School in Islington then send your CV to Emilie Pecheur at EduStaff today.
Please note: due to the volume of applications, only successful applicants will be contacted.