Special Needs Assistant

Posted 4 April by Reeson Education Easy Apply

An 'Outstanding' Primary school in Haringey, North East London is looking for an experienced and approachable Special Needs Assistant for a position starting ASAP

  • Special Needs Assistant
  • Full Time position - 5 days a week
  • 'Outstanding' school
  • Start ASAP

A thriving, oversubscribed Primary school located in the heart of Haringey are seeking to recruit an enthusiastic teaching assistant on a long term basis.

The school are looking to appoint an experienced Special Needs to support on a one to one basis with a year 4 pupil who requires a great deal of emotional attention. The pupil has the potential but requires some extra one to one support to be kept on task with the work set by the teacher. This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Special Needs Teaching Assistant with a counselling background or psychology degree who is able to build a rapports with ease using a variety of strategies to help keep the pupil engaged and on task with their peers so that pupil is able to reach their full academic potential.

We are looking for a Teaching Assistant who has the following attributes:

  • A variety of communication skills to respond to the needs of the child.
  • Empathy and understanding of children's individual learning abilities
  • Patience and a good sense of humour
  • Flexibility
  • Willing to go the extra mile for the children in their care
  • Counselling background or Psychology degree

In return you will receive:

  • A high level of support and commitment from our friendly and hardworking staff
  • Excellent CPD opportunities, designed to develop your professional career
  • Competitive rates of pay
  • A school committed to the welfare and safeguarding of children.

Please apply with an up to date CV to Ruby at REESON EDUCATION for an immediate trial day/interview.

Teaching Assistant - Haringey - Primary

Reference: 34829714

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