We are currently seeking a caring a dedicated SEN teaching assistant to support a child with Autism at a primary school in Tower Hamlets.
This role is to support a child in year 1 with autism on a 1:1 basis. The child is currently non-verbal and will require a patient and dedicated teaching assistant to provide support across all areas of the school day. Work in the class will be adapted where needed so the child is able to access some activities, although the majority of the day the child will work independently with you on communication, play and sensory activities.
You will be based in a year 1/year 2 class and work closely with the class teacher and the SENCO in supporting the child and regularly feedback on progress.
This role is to start ASAP and is offered on a full-time contract basis until the end of the academic year.
This friendly and community based 1 form entry primary school is in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets. The school has classes from Nursery to year 6 and achieves good results nationally. The school has a caring approach and individual children are supported to make progress whatever their starting point. There is a dedicated leadership team in place and the school and staff are experienced across the school. The school is easily accessible by public transport.