This is a 1:1 Learning Support Assistant role supporting an Autistic child in a year 2 class at a fantastic and supportive primary school in Wandsworth starting immediately.More details
This superb Primary School is located close to Battersea Park in south west London. With exceptional facilities and superb staff the school is a great environment to work in and we have had nothing but positive feedback from all candidates placed there. The curriculum is creative and engaging allowing all the pupils to receive an excellent education. Having worked with this school for numerous years, we have had consistently positive feedback from previous staff and they have also been able to offer ongoing and permanent roles for the right candidates.
As a SEN Learning Support Assistant you will be providing 1:1 support to a child with Autism and some Speech and Language Difficulties. Experience of supporting these needs as well as an enthusiastic and empathetic approach are highly desirable, along with working 1:1 you will also be involved with the Reception class in general, supporting the teaching small groups when required. The hours are from 8.30 until 4pm on a long term basis for the full academic year.
What is on offer for you:
- Access to our Community Education Platform to support your career in Education
- Free CPD sessions, every Tuesday, for all Teaching Assistants
- Networking and Social events as part of our Opogo Community
- A supportive and encouraging learning environment
- A school that will invest in you to develop as a Teaching professional
- Potential enrolment into their own Teacher Training Program
- Some of the best Graduate rates in London
To apply for this particular position, please submit your CV via the button below. Should your application meet the selection criteria, you will be contacted shortly via a member of the Thames Teachers and Opogo team. Thames Teachers will run an initial registration interview to be followed by either an interview, lesson observation or trial day at the school’s discretion. Any offers will be subject to references and relevant safeguarding checks.
We are a fast-growing, efficient and hands-on agency who understand the complex nature of education recruitment. We meet with all of our candidates in person as finding the right fit for both candidate and school is a key focus from the outset. Thames Teachers specialise in daily cover, short-term bookings and long-term and permanent recruitment in both primary and secondary schools across Central and Greater London. For more information about current opportunities, please contact one of our dedicated team members.