SEN Teaching Assistant

Islington, London
Date Posted: 21 Nov 2023
  1. Primary Teacher
£85 - £104 per day
  1. Long-term

SEN Teaching Assistant

Islington, London

Sanza Teaching Agency is collaborating exclusively with an Outstanding primary School in Islington to seek exceptional and nurturing SEN Teaching Assistants dedicated to supporting a child in Year 1 diagnosed with ASC. The pupil has shown remarkable progress during reception and requires continued support. My client is in search of a caring and dedicated teaching assistant experienced in aiding young children with special educational needs to maintain the positive trajectory.

*** 1:1 Special Needs Learning Support Assistant *** SEN TA to Support a child with an EHCP for Autism

Person Specification For this role, we seek an assertive and compassionate Teaching Assistant with prior experience working with SEN children, whether in a volunteer or paid capacity. Your willingness to actively contribute to all lessons and assist in lesson preparation for the pupil is crucial. You should possess the ability to handle challenging situations confidently with a calm and collected approach. Previous experience supporting students with Autism is essential.

About the Role You will be assigned to Year 1, providing support to a pupil with special educational needs. The child thrives on routine and consistency, making a TA with excellent organizational skills, dependability, and a strong work ethic an ideal fit.

The School Located in Islington, this two-form entry primary school offers convenient access via public transport. The school's commitment to providing care and support to its pupils has made it a highly sought-after institution in the local area. It upholds a fair and inclusive teaching philosophy, witnessing significant improvements across all aspects of school life. The school caters effectively to a higher than average number of EAL and SEN pupils, ensuring their progress and fostering strong links with the local community. The school is dedicated to continual improvement.

To apply for this role as a SEND TA or for more details, please contact Gulzar Kilinc at or call 020 78456240.

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