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SEND Teaching Assistant

Kensington and Chelsea | Full-time | ASAP

Vision Teaching is currently looking for a Special Education Needs Teaching Assistant to work in a mainstream primary school based in Kensington. This lovely, family-feel school are looking for this SEND TA to work 1:1 with a Year 1 pupil. The pupil is on the autistic spectrum and has speech & language communication difficulties. She also has medical conditions which require medication.

You do not have to be medically trained for this role or provide full personal care but will be required to give assistance with going to the bathroom. You will be required to work as a general Teaching Assistant in the mornings and then support this particular pupil in the afternoons.

This school really focuses on academic achievement and does expect a lot from their learners so this role would be perfect for someone who shares this same vision. This is a full-time and long-term role and if the match is right you could support this pupil throughout her whole school life.

The ideal candidate must: • Be available 5 days a week • Have previous experience with autism • Be passionate about education • Have previous experience with KS1 • Hold a DBS on the update service or willing to apply for one • Have a strong academic background with excellent communication skills • Be positive, patient approach to learning Please apply now and a member of the Vision Teaching team will be in touch.

Applications will be considered on an ongoing basis and trial days will take place immediately - please apply early to avoid disappointment.

Vision Teaching is an established London based teacher recruitment agency. We value our relationships with schools and candidates and strive to satisfy each individual's requirements.

All applications are important to us; however, if you do not hear from Vision Teaching within 72 hours, unfortunately, your application has not been successful.

Vision Teaching is committed to safeguarding and the welfare of children, candidates will be subject to a string of suitability and competency checks including an enhanced DBS disclosure issued within the last year and two satisfactory references.

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