Are you interested in pursuing a career in speech and language? Do you have the desire and drive to work in a school setting with children?
A lovely Primary Academy in Hackney is looking to appoint a Graduate Teaching Assistant to support children across the school with speech and language needs.
In this role you will be leading 1 to 1 and group intervention sessions across the school for pupils who have identified speech and language needs. The school are looking for a graduate who has an interest in speech and language but not necessarily experience as training will be provided. You will work closely with an external speech and language therapist and the schools SENCO to prepare interventions and understand the tasks and activities that need to be carried out. You will assist in the assessment of children and their needs and regularly communicate with other staff, parents and teams of other professionals.
The school are looking for a graduate who can work flexibly, use their initiative and find solutions with a positive approach. This role is offered on a full-time basis for the rest of the academic year and will continue on a full-time basis in September.
To apply for this role you must have:
The vibrant and community focused 2-form-entry primary academy is situated in Hackney with good transport links. The school has an ethos of kindness and understanding bringing together a proudly diverse and inclusive community. Children are encouraged to be innovative and passionate learners to develop an understanding of the world around them. There is an experienced senior leadership team in place and good opportunities for professional development at the school. You will joining a passionate and professional team to ensure that children receive excellent learning support and the best possible care.
This is an excellent opportunity for an aspiring speech and language therapist to gain practical experience and training. Please apply with an up to date CV ASAP
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