Teaching Assistant – SEND

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  • Job Location Location
    Location Southwark
  • Job Salary Salary
    Salary £70 - £95 per day
  • Job Type Job type
    Employment type Long-term Supply
  • Job Start Date Start Date
    Start date 2 September 2019
  • Job Required Time Required time
    Required Time 5 days per week
Job description

A highly sought after secondary school in South London are looking to secure a Teaching Assistant for a September 2019 start.More details

The School
This large secondary school, located in the borough of Southwark are looking to recruit a Graduate Teaching Assistant for a September 2019 start. The school are committed to their quest of the highest standards possible in education and are unified in their determination that all students will thrive regardless of their starting points or personal circumstances.

The school was graded ‘Outstanding’ in 2009 and has continued to go from strength to strength ever since. The school has a strong leadership team who work together to ensure both staff and students are supported immensely in order for everyone at the school to thrive. “The strength of the leadership provided by the headteacher, supported by the school’s senior leadership team, is a key element in the school’s improvement and its outstanding features.”

The school has fantastic transport links with a train station only a 3 minute walk from the school and an onsite car park.

Teaching Assistant – SEND
The school is looking for an ambitions Learning Support Assistant to join their growing team. The successful candidate will provide daily support to teachers and students and will be expected to run small group activities and 1:1 interventions as required.

The main duties will include:

  • Working alongside the Class Teacher and to use your own initiative to enthuse students’ learning
  • Promote the inclusion and acceptance of all students within the classroom
  • To work alongside the other LSAs in maintaining a stimulating Resource Base
  • To be able to discuss observations of students’ work and assist the teacher in planning for the development of their learning
  • Keeping records of students’ learning and progress and use this information alongside the teacher to recognise achievement and to assist the students in setting targets for further improvement in learning

The school are also encouraging applications from Graduates with a 2:1 degree or higher who are interested in working as a Teaching Assistant in September 2019 and commencing their career in Education.

To Apply:
To apply for this particular position, please submit your CV via the button below. You will be taken to our Opogo webpage where you will need to submit your name and contact details along with your CV. Please complete all pages in order for our specialist consultant to get in touch to discuss your application and progress. Any offers will be subject to references and relevant safeguarding checks.

Opogo:
We are a fast-growing, 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. Opogo 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 on 0207 2644 919.

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