PRU Teaching Assistant

65.00 - 75.00 GBP Daily
14 Aug 2019
11 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Primary Teaching Assistant (SEN) ****

**** Southwark ****

****September Start ****

A primary PRU in Southwark is recruiting an experienced teaching assistant to start in September 2019. The posts is ongoing for the full academic year. This role is full time, working hours are 8.45am - 4.15pm Monday to Friday.

Students aged 5-11 years old have an Educational Health Care Plan outlining SEMH (Social Emotional Mental Health) difficulties as their primary need, however some students may have additional needs such as ASD and ADHD. The schools aims to support student's barriers to learning, while helping them with communication skills and emotional intelligence. They have a unique approach to managing behaviour and believe in a nurturing and therapeutic approach.

This particular role will require a member of staff to support a student in Y5 with Autism. Under the direction of the class teacher you will prepare and deliver lessons/activities for your student. You must have excellent written communication, as you will be required to write reports on student's achievements, progress and developments. On occasion you may also be required to liaise with outside agencies. Additional responsibilities will include playground supervision and reintegration work. The selected applicant must hold a valid certificate for positive restraint training.

Key skills and experience needed:

University degree or A Level qualification.
Experience supporting primary children with SEMH and additional needs
Strong Behaviour management skills.
Professional manor. Enthusiastic and friendly approachIf you are interested in this position, please send your CV to Keizsha De Jesus at Veritas Education.


All applications are subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, professional reference checks, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) in line with our stringent safeguarding policy
Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and all employment breaks must be explained
You must have legal right to work in the UK
You must be willing to attend a registration interviewVeritas Education work with a variety of schools covering a wide geographical area. We deal with teaching placements at Primary, Secondary and college level as well as support staff positions also within these.


'Nothing within the above advert was in any way designed or intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation. Veritas Education is an Equal opportunities employer and is proud in the knowledge that all placements are made on merit and suitability. We accept applications from all sections of the community