A well-run, welcoming Catholic primary school in Southwark are looking for a Teaching Assistant to work with a pupil on a 1 to 1 basis as soon as possible. The year 3 pupil has a chromosome deficiency and as a result needs to support both inside and outside the classroom. The pupil can struggle to focus in class and can display challenging behaviour at times. He requires a calm and supportive approach to managing situations and integrating with other pupils. This role needs consistency to build a good relationship and give him the ongoing support he needs. You will need to be able to quickly build a good rapport and be able to set clear expectations.
This is a full-time role and the school need someone to start ASAP. It is offered on an ongoing contract basis.
This Catholic primary school is a popular choice for local families. They offer a broad and balanced curriculum and have high expectations from all their pupils. The school is linked to the local church and faith is a core part of their school ethos. The school is based near Elephant and Castle station and so has excellent transport links.