Teaching Assistant- Mainstream Secondary

  • Teaching Assistant - Temporary Post
  •  Location - Merton
  •  Salary - £70-£90 per day
  •  Date Posted - 09/10/2020

Are you looking to make a positive influence of on a young person's life this year?

A mainstream secondary school in Merton seek a Teaching Assistant to work with small groups of students or on a 1:1 basis, who have mild learning needs including autism and ADHD. The school have a specialist SEN unit in the school but they integrate the students in the mainstream classrooms too.

The school is rated Good by OFSTED and creates a dynamic and positive environment, both for the students and members of staff. They thrive in a culture of success and have a sports specialism.

Experience working with secondary aged students is essential and experience working with ADHD or Autism would be advantageous.

Duties will include:

  • Working closely with pupils in groups or 1:1, maintaining and improving the social, emotional, physical and learning needs for pupils.
  • The ideal LSA will be able to tailor their approach in regards to communication, engagement, and distraction techniques to optimise learning and maximise comfort.
  • Encourage and facilitate the learning needs of the students and help them to thrive and achieve.

In return you can will receive expertise and advice from us at Future Education; a family run business founded by outstanding teachers. We believe in ensuring the right teacher goes into the right role and are dedicated to the development and achievement of pupils. You will have the opportunity to build a close relationship your own personal consultant to help position you into this role.

Applications from experienced Teaching Assistants and Learning Support Assistants are welcome for immediate consideration.

Contract length: 9 months

Expected Start Date: 02/11/2020

Or call us on : 02082560910

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