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Teaching Assistant

East London Independent SchoolNewham

Teaching Assistant

An inspiring opportunity to take your career to the next level and help shape the lives of our most vulnerable young people.

Salary: £18,000 - £21,000 per annum

Location: East London Independent School, E15 4HT

Contract: Permanent, Term Time Only

The Complete Education Solution (TCES)

TCES is a group of Ofsted rated Good and Outstanding schools and services for pupils aged 7 to 19 with an Autistic Spectrum Condition (ASC) and/or Social Emotional and Mental Health (SEMH) needs. We are committed to achieving the best outcome for each pupil and their family through access to excellent education and family support.

TCES East London Independent School is an Ofsted Good rated day school specialising in the Arts, with all pupils encouraged to find and express their creativity and supported to achieve awards alongside traditional subjects.

The Role - Teaching Assistant

We are seeking for passionate and dedicated Teaching Assistants with a genuine commitment to supporting pupils achieve positive outcomes in their education.

Essential requirements to be successful in the role are:

  • Hold Literacy and Numeracy qualifications at level two or above (or equivalent qualifications).
  • Experience of direct working with young people with ASC and/or SEMH.
  • Experience of engaging pupils with learning, through effective communication and full understanding of a pupil’s needs.
  • Be a positive role model.
  • A flexible, ‘can do’ attitude.

In return we offer :

  • Competitive salary and terms and conditions.
  • An opportunity to join a leading provider of specialist education in one of the most rewarding sectors whilst directly contributing to the positive outcomes for pupils with SEMH and ASC.
  • Excellent CPD opportunities to develop your career.
  • A range of employee support and wellbeing benefits including our Employee Assistance Programme (EAP), counselling and contributions towards medical costs and an exclusive rewards platform.

Closing date 18 April 2021

To apply

Please complete the application form and equal opportunities form and return to recruitment@tces.org.uk.

TCES is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of pupils and expects all staff to share this commitment. The appointment is subject to all relevant checks such as references, medical clearance and a satisfactory enhanced DBS disclosure.

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