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HLTA Primary Alternative Provision

Wimbledon | Full-time | September 2021

Vision Teaching are currently supporting a primary alternative provision based in New Malden. This organised provision are looking for a HLTA (Higher Level teaching Assistant), to join their experienced team. This provision works with pupils who are at risk of exclusion and children attend 2-3 days per week whilst remaining on roll and attending their mainstream schools. You will be part of a small, close knit team who are highly experienced. Pupil numbers will not be higher than 8 per day.

This is a full time role, 5 days a week and will last for the duration of the academic year. They are looking for someone who has excellent understanding of the primary curriculum, knowledge of emotional literacy interventions and other school based strategies and interventions. Good behaviour management skills.

They will consider very experienced TAs with training in de-escalation and positive handling and experience of working in a specialist setting for pupils with SEMH / challenging behaviour You will need: · Experienced working with primary pupils with SEMH and SEN · Experience of best practice working with challenging behaviour · Ideally with experience in a SRP/PRU/Special school setting · Understanding of primary curriculum and differentiation

· Ability to coach and train support staff in best practice around SEMH This is initially a temporary contract but this could lead to a permanent contract. Please apply now to be put forward for trial days.

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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