Year 1 Teaching Assistant | London Central, London
Year 1 Teaching Assistant - Islington
Surround yourself with inspirational individuals as you become a Year 1 Teaching Assistant to support a child with Autism in year 1.
*** Year 1 Teaching Assistant position located in Islington
*** £60-£80 p/d depending on experience
*** Permanent, Full-Time position starting immediately - full academic year
*** Well-managed primary school
*** 1:1 specialist SEN role with full class support when necessary
Year 1 Teaching Assistant Specification:
The right candidate will be an enthusiastic graduate who has a second-class degree at the very least and previous experience working with SEN either in a volunteer or paid role. You will be able to display a caring demeanour for the child in your care and set a positive example. The school want to meet applicants who have good listening skills and excellent communication skills.
About the Year 1 Teaching Assistant Role:
As a Year 1 Teaching Assistant at this school you will be working primarily on an individual basis with a Year 1 student who has Autism Spectrum Disorder. You will be responsible for the educational and social development of this child and will support across the class when he is engaged in his learning. Your department will have access to superb resources and equipment, yet perhaps its greatest asset is the exceptional SENCO who will guide and support you throughout your employment.
A charming primary, this school is found in Islington and is a short walk from the Victoria Line and national rail stations. As a hub of activity and learning for the local community the school is more than just a centre for education but exists as a rallying point for the children and families of the area. It boasts enviable facilities including outdoor learning space and is highly popular. It cultivates an inclusive learning environment and was once considered 'Good' by Ofsted but has made vast improvements since then.
This well-led primary school provides an excellent induction programme and can provide the new starter with all the support they need to truly enjoy their new position. To become a key part of this Islington school as a Year 1 Teaching Assistant, send us your application now. Click ‘Apply now’ and send your CV to Tom England at EduStaff.
Please note: due to the volume of Year 1 Teaching Assistant applications, only successful Year 1 Teaching Assistant applicants will be contacted.