SEND Teaching Assistant

Enfield, London
Date Posted:10 Jun 2020
  1. SEN Teaching Assistant
  1. Long-term

SEND Teaching Assistant

Enfield, London
The school is seeking a calm, patient, caring and perseverant teaching assistant. The role will involve 1:1 support for a child with Autism (ASD) and You will be working with this child on a 1:1 basis and also with him when he is in class. There may also be some general TA work, as and when required.

He is a very likeable boy in Year 2, who works well when he has routines to follow and the school wish to integrate him more and more into the class. He loves reading and drawing and these are great activities to encourage other areas of learning. He sometimes finds school life frustrating but the pupils in the class are very understanding and he has some good friends. His parents are very supportive of the work that the school does with him and like to be very involved, so you will need to be a good communicator as you will be feeding back progress on a weekly basis. This will be a really interesting, varied role. There will be some challenges but it will be very rewarding !

Your hours of work will be 8.30am- 4.00pm with 45 minutes for lunch, with a daily rate of £70- £80, depending on experience.

The school is a 10-minute walk from the nearest train station and is easy to get to by bus.

To join Tradewind and be successful as a SEND TA you will need to meet the following criteria:

Ideally have at least one years' experience working in a school
Previous experience working with SEN children
Be able to set clear boundaries and expectations of behaviour
You must have the right to work in the UK
Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history

By registering with Tradewind, we can offer you:
We attract top education talent and in return offer top rates of pay
We care about your training and development more than any other agency - which is why we can offer you more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency
Great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn up to *£100
Full interview preparation and assistance - so you're fully prepped and confident, increasing your chances of success
Help with lesson planning - our support doesn't stop once we've secured you a placement
Online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability
Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants

To apply for the position as a SEN TA /KS1 Please contact Stuart Edge on 0207845 5450 or email
Tradewind Recruitment is a Sunday Times Top 100 employer - stopping at nothing to ensure our candidates, clients and employees come first. At Tradewind you will have access to 25 fully certified CPD courses, that's 18 more than our next nearest competitor, all focused on making you the best you can be. We have the very best people available to take your call and look after you every step of the way. We pride ourselves on exceptional service and take the time to really get to know you. Put simply; we listen, we learn, we deliver. Why? Because our people matter most.

We specialise in matching Teachers and Support Staff to their dream job, and help Primary, Secondary and SEN schools recruit for a wide range of roles across our 11 offices in the UK, including: London, the West Midlands, the North West, East Anglia, the North East, the South West, Yorkshire, the Midlands, Herts and Bucks.

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