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  • Job Location Location
    Location Westminster
  • Job Salary Salary
    Salary £13,500 - £19,000 per annum
  • Job Type Job type
    Employment type Permanent
  • Job Start Date Start Date
    Start date 2 September 2019
  • Job Required Time Required time
    Required Time 5 days per week
Job description

This is a 1:1 SEND Teaching Assistant role supporting an Autistic child in Year 2 at an extremely supportive and collaborative Primary School in Westminster.More details

The School:

This ‘Outstanding’ Primary School is located within lovely, open grounds in Central London. With exceptional facilities and superb staff the school is a great environment to work in and has received outstanding feedback from many staff that are currently working their through Thames Teachers and Opogo. The curriculum is creative and engaging, allowing all the pupils to receive an excellent education within a safe and supportive environment.  You will be supported by an experienced and highly supportive SENCO and extensive SEND team. With excellent resources and break out spaces making this role and school a very attractive and stable place to work.

The Role:

This is a 1:1 role working with an Autistic child in Year 2 who has recently joined the school this term. The role involves pastoral care and general learning support, both in and outside of the classroom, as and when required.  Full integration and inclusion in to the class environment is fully encouraged and supported as is the close differentiation of lessons and individualised outcomes for the student. The ideal candidate will have recent experience working as a Teaching Assistant or Learning Support Assistant and experience supporting children with Autism is highly desirable, however not essential.   This is a full time long term role starting September 2019, however Interviews and trial days will be conducted directly with the school as soon as possible.

Who are we at Opogo?

Thames Teachers is an efficient and hands-on agency who understands 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 Greater London.

Here at Opogo, our mission is to transform the lives of those in education by making your working life simpler, less stressful, and more enjoyable with some fabulous perks along the way.

To Apply:

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 Opogo and Thames Teachers team. Any offers will be subject to references and relevant safeguarding checks.

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