SEN Teaching Assistant

Date Posted:19 Jan 2021
  1. Technician
  1. Long-term

SEN Teaching Assistant


The role likely to continue until July 2021. This is a full-time role and the salary will be £75-80 per day, depending on experience.

  • Brilliant school, with an inspiring Headteacher and a great team.
  • School was graded as "outstanding" following their most recent Ofsted report.
  • Modern, well-resourced and there is a creative, buzzy environment.
  • School is a short walk from the nearest station and also has a small carpark

The role

  • Working as a special needs assistant with 2 children who are in early years.
  • One child is in Nursery and the other is in Reception and both have autism, and one has emotional and behavioural difficulties.
  • Time will be spent working with one child in the morning and the other in the afternoon.
  • The school is keen to have the children in class as much as possible, where you will be working alongside the children.

Experience of working with children with SEND as a special needs assistant, especially autism, in a primary setting is essential, ideally in early years.

The school is seeking someone positive, patient and who is consistent with rewards and sanctions. You should be positive with great enthusiasm and want to be part of a great team!

To join us and be successful in this Special Needs Teaching Assistant role, you will need to:

  • Have experience working with SEND children in a primary school in the UK
  • Be subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks
  • Provide a CV with at least 10 years of employment/education history included and employment breaks must be explained
  • Have the legal right to work in the UK

For further information, please contact Stuart Edge on 020 7845 5450 or email

  • As a Sunday Times Top 100 employer, we're committed to putting candidates & staff first
  • We employ the best in the business to provide an exceptional service to our candidates
  • Top rates of pay (all rates are typically inclusive of holiday pay, however we will happily accrue this upon request)
  • More free CPD courses than any other education recruiter
  • Awarded REC Audited Education Gold Standard status and we're proudly an Equal Opportunities Employer

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