06 Nov, 2022

Early Years Educator / Teacher

  • Plus Staff Recruitment
  • Bellingham, London SE6, UK
Full or Part Time Qualified Practitioner Teaching

Job Details

Early Years Educator / Teacher
Bellingham SE6
Salary: £13 per hour
Contract: Part time Permanent
Our client is looking for a qualified experience SEN Support Assistant / Teacher for a three year old child working 6 hours per day Mon, Tue, Thu, Friday for this wonderful Pre-school nursery located in Bellingham SE6

Main responsibilities include:

  • Work in support of a primarily non-verbal child with severe Social Communication Needs
  • Observe, monitor and record individual progress and ensure the child is reaching its full potential
  • Plan and carry out 1:1 or small group activities that foster the child’s attention, play and  social skills
  • Enable the child to participate in activities
  • Help to fulfil the child’s sensory needs and physical needs
  • Work in cooperation with the nursery team and external professionals
  • Understand the child’s Educational Health Care Plan and ensure its recommendations are implemented for the child to achieve the next steps
  • Discuss the child’s progress with the Special Educational Needs Coordinator, and the parents where appropriate
  • Strictly adhere to standards, policies and procedures of Kindergarten Forest Hill, especially in regards to Safeguarding, Equal Opportunities, Code of Conduct, Behaviour Management and Information Sharing

Qualifications and Experience 

  • Fully qualified as Early Years Educator (NVQ Level 3) or higher (e.g. Early Years Teacher (EYT) or Qualified Teacher (QTS))
  • Strong background in working with children with Social Communication Needs / Special Educational Needs
  • 2-3 years’ experience of working in an Early year setting with children aged 2-5
  • Enthusiasm for Early Years teaching and readiness for continuous learning

Key Competencies

  • Fluent in English
  • Ability to work independently and to integrate into a professional team
  • Excellent knowledge about the development of children aged 2-5
  • Excellent Knowledge of Special Educational Needs, in particular Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Flexible and keen to help where needed
  • Excellent communication skills with children and adults

If you want to hear more about these roles please send us your CV to enquiry@plusstaffrecruitment.co.uk or call us on 0208 299 1492 for an informal and confidential chat.

* This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS Certificate and Early Years references Check. *

* Plus Staff Recruitment is an Equal Opportunities Employer *

Required skills


£13 per hour


Nursery Nurse, Nursery Practitioner, Nursery Teacher, Early Years Teacher, Pre-school Teacher

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Recruiter Type

Recruitment Consultancy

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