SECONDARY SEN SCHOOL - CROYDON - TA / LSA
** September 17'. Teaching Assistant - Learning Support Assistant
** Earn a gross daily rate of £65/70 per day initially
** Croydon Special School
** Excellent support - Training
My Client Independent Special School, in the Croydon area, will be looking for at least 6 Teaching Assistants from September 17'. If successful you will earn £65 per day initially and then, if all goes well, you would earn a fixed term contract with the school, after 6/8 weeks, for the rest of the Academic Year. This will increase your salary to at least £15000 per annum.
The London school has been up and running for over 7 years and there are 8 sites across Croydon, London. It is expanding rapidly. The students have all been permanently excluded from their mainstream schools, all have emotional and behavioural difficulties and some with Autism and complex needs. The students are usually 15/16 years old. Students will usually work in small groups with Teachers, supported by Teaching Assistants, and others have individual tuition.
The Head is outstanding and will only work with people who are committed to these young people. She is looking for strong graduates who have good subject knowledge and a genuine passion for working with these young people. People who want to go on to be teachers either in SEN or the Mainstream. She is looking for graduates in all subject areas.
You will need to be a strong graduate who works hard, has a thick skin with a good sense of humour!! Those with experience of working with Youths, Mentoring, Sports Coaching, Summer Camp Mentors would be ideal for this role.
If you engage the students this will be a very satisfying role which would look great on your CV. Someone who aspires to be a Head of Department would find this initial challenging role good preparation for a future career in teaching.
Interviews will take place during August so please Apply ASAP!!!