Tradewind are currently recruiting for an experienced SEN Teaching Assistant for a SEN Primary school in Brixton working with children with Autism and ADHD . The role is full time and will start in September on a long-term basis for the rest of the academic year and will most likely become permanent for the right candidate.
The vision of the school is to create an excellent and inclusive school community where children are proud of their achievements and excel in their learning. All our children will develop a lifelong love of learning. They will have the values and skills to succeed in, and contribute to, the diverse world in which they live. The school is a two form entry mixed community school with a 52 place Nursery and Children’s Centre that focus’s on Autism and ADHD
A third of the pupils at the school have an SEN support plan, there are 23 EHCPs and 14 pupils who attend the ASD centre which is part of the school. Teachers and parents are supported by two SENCOs and both the Headteacher and Inclusion Manager have SENCO experience. This bank of knowledge ensures that SEN pupils are well targeted and that those taking part in interventions make good progress. Communication is a strength of the school, staff feel that they are well informed and listened to. There are weekly briefings for teachers and support staff as well as regular updates for the Inclusion Team, for example, the Family Link Worker, Children Centre Leader and Inclusion Manager meet regularly to ensure that families are well targeted. A parent described the excellent communication links between herself and her son’s 1:1 Teaching Assistant. A SENCO surgery is available at all times for parents or staff to email the SENCO with any queries or concerns they might have.
Essential requirements of a SEN Teaching Assistant:
By registering with Tradewind, we can offer you:
Click ‘Apply now’ to be considered for this SEN Teaching Assistant role in Brixton, Lambeth or more information please contactJade Kierans on, Opt 3,or