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A Good Primary School based in Barnet, North West London, are looking for enthusiastic and passionate SEND Teaching Assistants to join their team ASAP. 

The School 

This school located in the borough of Barnet, are looking to recruit experienced SEND Teaching Assistants to join their team- across Early Years, KS1 and KS2. The school has the highest expectations and ambitions for every student. Through a large investment, the school has recently completed their rebuild and the facilities are fantastic. 

This school are very supportive of their staff, and are always trying to better their expertise.

The school has great public transport links nearby to Hendon Central and Brent Cross Tube station, good bus links and parking too.

SEND Teaching Assistant

As well as joining a very successful school, you will also become part of a fantastic department. You will be working alongside a very supportive team who work very hard to ensure that each and every student is encouraged to reach their individual potential. You will be required to provide support to pupils, teachers and the school in order to raise standards of achievement for all pupils. You will be required to work with a selection of students on a 1:1 and small group basis, as well as giving in class support. You will need to have an excellent understanding of the learning needs of the students with whom you work. This may include liaising with colleagues within the SEND Team, and accessing relevant attainment data. The school are looking for someone to join their team immediately who is able to commit to the full academic year. 

The right applicant will: 

  • Have experience of working with children across Early Years, KS1 and KS2 
  • Have experience of working with children with a range of SEND 
  • Have a desire to develop their understanding of SEND 
  • Have excellent communication skills, and the ability to plan and prioritise effectively 
  • Have the ability to remain calm in challenging situations 
  • Be committed to the wider school life and willing to engage in a range of extra-curricular activities 

About the school:  

An ‘Outstanding’ rated school based in Waltham Forest that is easily accessible via underground, overground and bus routes- as well as staff parking available. As a school they have a strong focus on individualized learning and have a strong pastoral care team for their pupils. This is a very popular school amongst our staff due to their welcoming staff members and inclusive/ vibrant learning environment. They also have a strong focus on staff development. Both daily supply and long term opportunities are available at this school.  

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