SEN Teaching Assistant

Camden, London
Date Posted: 04 Jul 2024
  1. SEN Teaching Assistant
£90 - £110 per day
  1. Long-term (Temporary)

SEN Teaching Assistant

Camden, London

SEN Teaching Assistant Job Advert

Position: SEN Teaching Assistant
Location: Camden, London
School Type: Primary School
Contract Type: Full Time
Start Date: September 2024

About the Role:

We are seeking a dedicated and compassionate SEN Teaching Assistant for a full-time, 1:1 role in a primary school based in Camden, London. This position involves working closely with a non-verbal child, providing essential support and facilitating their educational and social development.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide 1:1 support to a non-verbal child within the classroom setting.
  • Implement PECS (Picture Exchange Communication System) and Makaton to aid in communication.
  • Assist in the planning and delivery of tailored learning activities.
  • Foster a supportive and inclusive environment, promoting the child's social and emotional growth.
  • Work collaboratively with teachers, SENCO, and other staff to ensure the child's needs are met.
  • Monitor and report on the child's progress to parents and school staff.


  • Previous experience working with children with special educational needs.
  • Training and proficiency in PECS and Makaton.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Patience, empathy, and a positive attitude.
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team.
  • A commitment to the child's well-being and success.


  • Experience in a primary school setting.
  • Relevant qualifications in education or child development.

What We Offer:

  • A supportive and friendly working environment.
  • Opportunities for professional development and training.
  • The chance to make a real difference in a child's life.

How to Apply:

If you are passionate about supporting children with special educational needs and meet the requirements above, we would love to hear from you. Please apply to this job advert or send your CV directly to

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