• Expected start date

    1 September 2021

  • Application deadline

    10 May 2021 at 9:00am

  • Date listed

    13 April 2021

Job details

Job role
SEN specialist
Working pattern
Full-time only
Contract type
NJC Scale 4 TTO Actual Starting Salary £20,884

Job summary

We are looking to appoint experienced Teaching Assistants who will work within a class team and will have a key role in the implementation of Speech and Language programmes in the classroom.

You will:

Develop and prepare visual materials for therapy and classroom sessions.
Work under supervision of a Speech and Language Therapist and a class teacher.
Provide effective support to less experienced colleagues, modelling good practice.
Keep written records of pupil observations.
Assist in provision of training to staff and colleagues.
Carry out general Teaching Assistant responsibilities.
The post will include extensive in house and external training, to help further develop your skills with the opportunity to obtain further qualifications in Language and Communication. There will be support and supervision from the Speech and Language Therapy Department.

Pupils are aged between 3 and 18 and make very good progress with access to a broad, balanced and enriched curriculum. We are accredited National Autistic Society School and have been praised for our creative approach to working with children with autism and with their parents. The school has won a number of awards including the NASEN Parental Engagement Award.

Supporting documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

School overview

School type
Special school
Education phase
School size
383 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 19
Ofsted report
View Ofsted report

About Phoenix School

Special School for children with Autism

Arranging a visit to Phoenix School

If you would like to visit the school or discuss the post, please contact Ciara McCone


School location

49 Bow Road, London, E3 2AD

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