Speech and Language Teaching Assistant | Haringey
Speech and Language Teaching Assistant
LTF Recruitment are searching for a graduate looking to build a career as a speech and language Teaching Assistant. As a Speech and Language TA you will develop the communication skills of pupils in a mainstream primary school in Haringey. This would require 1-1 support and small group interventions targeting children who need additional support with speech and language, working alongside a young boy in the school’s year 5 class with communication difficulties. The role is a fantastic opportunity for graduates or experienced TAs looking to gain further experience working with speech and communication difficulties, or those looking to take on teacher training in future. This full time for the remainder of the academic year and for the right candidate will go on to become a permanent position.
Main Duties include:
- Working 1:1, and in small groups, providing speech support
- Deliver interventions to children who have speech and language difficulties
- Liaising with the class teacher and school SENCO regarding pupil’s progress
- Providing phonics support to children below age expected levels
- Supporting the class teacher with the delivery of lessons.
The ideal candidate will have:
- Experience with speech and communication is desirable
- A relevant degree or equivalent qualification
- A flexible attitude and be able to adapt approach to meet learner’s needs
- Have excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
- A good understanding of special educational needs
About the School
- Located in Haringey
- Warm and welcoming two-form entry Primary School
- Passionate and supportive SLT
- Close relationship with parents of pupils
- Renowned for inclusive approach towards education
- Excellent teaching facilities and resources to help start your career
Interviews and Trial days are already underway for this fantastic opportunity in a supportive primary school. If you are a talented and motivated TA or recent graduate, make sure you waste no time in applying for this fantastic role as a Speech and Language Teaching Assistant. Either submit your application via the application page or send your CV to Richard at LTF Recruitment!