Special Needs Support Assistant / Classroom Assistant, London, Ealing

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Smart TeachersLondon, Ealing

Date posted:
Start date: January 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £70 - £80 Per Day
Contract term: Fixed Term

Smart Teachers is recruiting for a Special Needs support assistant / Teaching Assistant to join a warm and welcoming primary school in Ealing. This school accommodates a higher than average cohort of children with diagnosed special educational needs, and hosts two specialist classrooms catering specifically to those children. Special needs support assistants / classroom assistants are needed for both immediate and January 2020 starts.

About the Role

• Special Needs Support Assistant/classroom assistant

• To work collaboratively within a large team 

• Working on a 1:1 and sometimes 2:1 basis with more than 1 child throughout the week

• Have experience of working with SEMH children, and those on the Autistic disorder spectrum

• Long term supply contract

• Daily rate £70-£80

• Contract type/term

About the School

• Two form entry Primary school with an attached provision catering for children with a broad range of needs

• Ofsted graded ‘Good’

• High levels of inclusive learning, actively encouraged

• Easily accessible from Ealing Broadway and other West London boroughs

• Close to Leyton, Forest Gate and Walthamstow Central station

In order to be considered for this role, the Special Needs Support Assistant will need to meet the following criteria:

• Hold an educational degree or have proven experience of working in Primary schools 

• Having experience of working with children with ASD and SEMH is advantageous yet not essential

• 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

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 resourcing@smartteachers.co.uk quoting job reference number DDS18833.

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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