Primary ASD 1:1 and KS2 Teaching Assistant - Merton, London

21 Nov 2016
06 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Graduate SEN Teaching Assistants wanted for a Primary school based in Merton for an immediate or January start... Are you a graduate with a passion to gain classroom experience ahead of a career in the education sector supporting SEN and KS2? Role Specification: Immediate or January start until the end of the academic year (DBS dependant)Graduate SEN Primary Teaching Assistant to support a Year 1 class and take direction from the class teacher, the role includes 1:1 with a pupil with Autism who has excellent behaviour.GBP65 gross per day, 5 days a weekEasy commute to Mitcham Eastfields station Role Benefits: Gain solid classroom experience long term, ahead of PGCE /Schools directBuild your confidence within the same school on a long term basis to help grow and begin a career in teaching.Support and direction from teachers to help you work effectively as a SEN teaching assistantExcellent opportunity to work in a mainstream school to begin career in education and expand on experience to support ASD on a 1:1 basisExperience and involvement in phonics groups with KS2.The school has an accessable car park and Mitcham Eastfields Station is within walking distance. About the school: This is a 2 form entry primary school with a 104 place part-time nursery situated very close to Mitcham Eastfields station.The school are lucky to be situated on a very large plot of land with a field, 3 playgrounds and a wildlife area and pond.This is a forward thinking school committed to providing the best education possible for their children, enabling them to 'Believe, Achieve, Succeed'.The head teacher is looking for a teaching assistant with an understanding of Autism, and supporting a pupil on a 1:1 basis with the ability to support the year 1 class.The teaching assistant will need to be confident, friendly, pro active and enthusiastic to support this year group and pupil.The head teacher is looking for a graduate teaching assistant with experience in KS1 and KS2. Role Requirements: Must be eligible to work in the UKRecent Graduates at degree levelChild related experience, SEN/ASD preferredKS1 and KS2 experience desirableGood subject knowledgeAble to commit until the end of the academic yearImmediate or January start, DBS dependantReliable and committed on a long term basis How to apply: CV application will be essentialInterviews will take place immediatelyPlease contact Kate at Academics for immediate short listingPlease include all child related experience, voluntary or paid will be consideredMust be a Graduate in order to be shortlisted for this role.