SEN Teaching Assistant, Brent

Smart TeachersBrent
Date posted:
Start date: ASAP
Contract type: Part Time / Full Time
Salary: £65 - £80 Per Day (Depending on Experience)
Contract term: Supply

Smart Teachers is recruiting for SEN Teaching Assistants to work with students with Severe Learning Difficulties (SLD) and Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties (PMLD) in special schools in Brent. We have a constant flow of work available ranging from daily supply to long-term roles. Smart Teachers is looking for dedicated SEN Teaching Assistants to join our pool of candidates. Whether you are happy to work across all key stages or want to focus on a particular age range, we can provide you with tailored work options.

About the Role

  • SEN Teaching Assistants 
  • Will be working in schools across Brent 
  • Working with pupils with special needs including SLD and PMLD 
  • Class support, 1:1 and small group roles available  
  • Full- and part-time flexible working hours and days available 
  • Daily supply, short term and long term contracts available 
  • Working within SEN schools
  • Small class sizes (8-10 pupils)
  • Daily rate from £65

In order to be considered for this role, the SEN Teaching Assistants will need to meet the following criteria:

  • Have recent classroom experience in the UK (minimum 3 months within the past two years essential)
  • Previous experience with SEN (SEMH, ASD, MLD, SLD, PMLD, complex needs) (desirable)
  • Be comfortable with personal care (feeding and changing) (desirable)
  • Have strong behaviour management skills
  • Have excellent communication skills as well as strong 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: 

  • Ongoing CPD workshops including Phonics, EAL, Behaviour Management, Child Safeguarding, and SEND
  • 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 ‘NVC – BRENT – SLD’.

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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