vision teaching logo

SEN Teaching Assistant (ASD)

Newham | Full-time | September 2019 | Suitable for NQTs

A great primary school is seeking full-time teaching assistants to support pupils across Key Stage 2 who are on the autistic spectrum. The role will involve support pupils on a one-to-one basis with their learning, using Makaton and PECS systems to improve their understanding and encouraging pupils participation both in and outside of class.

This three-form entry GOOD rated primary school based in Newham has a brilliant reputation in the local community. Their friendly and inclusive ethos makes the school a great place to work and learn. Pupils perform above the national average and have excellent behaviour. Teaching Assistants can expect full support and briefing from the senior leadership team, whilst dedicated ongoing support will be provided by the SENDCo.

The ideal candidate for this position will be a confident, up-beat Teaching Assistant who has the patience to work at a tailored pace to support pupils with special educational needs. Prior experience working with special needs pupils is desired but completely essential if you possess a proactive and team player attitude. This is a rewarding role to kick start your career working in education.

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.

vision teaching logo

If this isn't the perfect role for you, why not contact our team and let them know what you're looking for. It doesn't cost you anything to be represented by a teaching agency and you'll have access to a wide range of opportunities that suit your skills and experience.