LSA / Learning Support Assistants / TA / Teaching Assistants, Tower Hamlets

Smart TeachersTower Hamlets
Date posted:
Start date: Immediate
Contract type: Full Time / Part Time
Salary: £65 to £80 per day dependant on experience
Contract term: Supply
Suitable for NQTs: No

Smart Teachers is recruiting for LSA / Learning Support Assistants / TA / Teaching Assistants with SEN experience to work in mainstream schools in Tower Hamlets.

We work with a number of Primary Schools throughout the borough, who have day-to-day, long term, and permanent requirements. Our schools require skilled LSA / Learning Support Assistants / TA / Teaching Assistants who are flexible in their approach and can work to achieve excellent results within a small amount of time. 

Roles can vary from full time to part time, and can be exclusive or have an element of 1:1 work. 

Positions are available for an immediate start. SEN experience is essential, as you will be working with pupils with special education needs, including but not limited to SEBD, ASD, ADHD, MLD and some physical disabilities.

Working with Smart Teachers enables you to gain invaluable experience in a range of settings, giving you the opportunity to develop your existing skills, and learn new and innovative teaching and behaviour management methods. Supply work enables you to have a work/life balance which may not be possible in a permanent role but which suits you. Supply work puts you in the ‘control seat’ where you can say when and where you work.

About the Role

• LSA / Learning Support Assistants / TA / Teaching Assistants 

• Some 1:1 work with SEN pupil

• Temporary 

• Long term

• £65 to £80 per day dependant on experience

About the School

• Primary, Infant and Junior Settings

• Tower Hamlets based

• Good public transport links

In order to be considered for this role, the LSA / Learning Support Assistants / TA / Teaching Assistants will need to meet the following criteria:

• Teaching Assistant qualification or equivalent  

• Proven experience as a Teaching Assistant

• Experience of SEN – SEBD, ASD, MLD, ADHD etc 

• Have strong communication, literacy and numeracy skills

• Eligible to work in the UK (must have valid visa)

• Recent classroom-based references and valid DBS/police checks

As well as being part of this school's community, working with Smart Teachers also gives you access to: 

• Free CPD workshops

• Regular social events

• Consultant exclusivity

Interested in Applying?

To apply you must be eligible to work in the UK and meet all national safeguarding criteria. Please email your CV to quoting job reference number DXF0124.

Due to the high volume of applications received, please note only suitable candidates will be contacted.  

Smart Teachers is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Candidates registering with Smart Teachers will need to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure via the DBS and/or provide police checks from other countries, where appropriate. Smart Teachers is an equal opportunities employer.

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