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SEN Teaching Assistant

Southwark | Full-time | September 2019

A unique Special Needs school with a community feel, in Southwark is recruiting a number of new teaching assistants. The successful applicants will join a highly respected and effective team and start as soon as possible.
You will be responsible for working as part of the support team in a small PMLD / SLD class of 6-8 students.

About the School:
* SEN School * Caters for children with PMLD, SLD, ASD * Rated "Outstanding" by Ofsted * Outstanding leadership team who encourage in-house career progression * Multisensory soft play room * Specialist dark room for visual stimulation * Accessible/adapted toilet/changing areas with plinths and hoists * Specialist individual equipment for pupils ordered by physiotherapist, Speech and Language Therapists, Occupational and Dietary Therapists

Ideally the headteacher is seeking for someone with:
* Experienced in working with students with SEN OR Psychology graduates * Holds a DBS on the update system or willing to pay for one * SEN Training would be an advantage – Team Teach, PECs, Makaton * Personable and positive * Resilient and dynamic

Applications will be considered on an ongoing basis and trial days will take place immediately - please apply early to avoid disappointment.

Vision Teaching is an established London based teacher recruitment agency. We value our relationships with schools and candidates and strive to satisfy each individual's requirements.

All applications are important to us; however, if you do not hear from Vision Teaching within 72 hours, unfortunately, your application has not been successful.

Vision Teaching is committed to the safeguarding and welfare of children, candidates will be subject to a string of suitability and competency checks including an enhanced DBS disclosure issued within the last year and two satisfactory references.

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