SEN Care Assistant

Hours: Part-time Salary: Scale 2 Point 2 - 4 - £19,347 - £20,001 (Pro Rata £7,576.91)

Swiss Cottage School, Development and Research Centre is a special needs school in the London Borough of Camden. We have 260 pupils aged 2 to 19 who are identified with complex needs. Our school provision is focused on recognising the potential of each individual pupil. We are committed to providing an outstanding standard of education through meaningful research which informs our teaching and learning approaches. Our school is focused on positive relationships, and embraces a multi-agency provision which places the pupil and their family at the core of everything we aim to do. Positive attitude and effective communication which enables teamwork is fundamental. We are a Teaching School, and can offer you a school community which is committed to research, innovation, professional development, and supportive of pathways into the teaching profession.

The post-holder will ensure the supervision, safety and welfare of students during the midday break in the dining, social and circulation areas, help with feeding, toileting (personal care) and other support programmes as necessary.

Essential Requirements:

  • Qualifications at Level 2 in Literacy and Numeracy

Swiss Cottage School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All positions will be subject to five years of satisfactory references and DBS checks. Please note that we are unable to accept applications from those aged under 18 years.