Start date: 12 Feb 2018
Category: Special Needs
Job reference: PE10983192
Branch: London SEND South West
Consultant: Ashley Joseph
Call: 020 8971 1294
Job description Teaching Assistants required in Merton/Sutton
Protocol Education is seeking committed, reliable, passionate teaching assistants near Merton and Sutton to work in an all through special needs school for the rest of the academic year. The school are offering a placement until July 2018 to which they will give the option to extend the placement further depending on performance.
The school strives to meet the diverse and individual needs of its pupils who have special education needs and disabilities. Students with special needs travel from all over London to attend this school as it is one of the biggest in London which provide education for those with autism and complex needs. This is a large school for students aged between 4 19; due to this the school like to encourage independence and life skills within the learning.
It is fundamental that any candidate considering this position has prior experience working with students with special educational needs. You will need to demonstrate an enthusiastic and caring attitude to work as you will be required to work in small groups or 1-1 with students.
The school are looking for individuals that are:
• Passionate about working in education
• Experienced working with children with ASD and complex needs
• Adaptable, and able to work in a challenging setting
• Interested in working in a different environment
• Committed, resilient and caring
Here at Protocol Education, we strive to ensure that each and every candidate has an opportunity to find their ideal job. For a number of years we are proud to have worked alongside fantastic institutions of learning (Primary, Secondary and SEND) to provide them with high quality teachers and support staff.
We undertake safeguarding checks on all our workers in accordance with the DfE statutory guidance Keeping Children Safe in Education'. As part of these checks, we require a current Enhanced DBS Disclosure for everyone working in schools. If you do not have a valid subscription to the DBS Update Service, we will require you to complete a new DBS application as part of the registration process, at a cost of £44.00