Year 2 SEN Teaching Assistant - Finchley

Barnet, London
Date Posted: 17 Nov 2023
  1. Teaching Assistant
£80 - £85 per day
  1. Long-term (Temporary)

Year 2 SEN Teaching Assistant - Finchley

Barnet, London
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Location: Barnet - Finchley

Salary: £80 - £85 per day

Job type: Long-term, temporary

Hours: Monday to Friday, 8:30am to 4pm

Start date: January 2023

End date: July 2024

Year group: Year 2

Tradewind are seeking a strong Teaching Assistant who is eager to support a child with SEN needs. The child is non-verbal and therefore requires an individual who is trained in PECS and non-verbal strategies to support raise his attainment.

We will also welcome applications from Graduates looking to progress in Education with limited classroom-based experience, or those with Nannying experience.

About the role:

  • This is a mixed ability class, and some pupils are diagnosed with SEN.
  • The role will include working with a non-verbal child.
  • Lead interventions when necessary.
  • Create stimulating learning resources to encourage academic progress.
  • Help to set up and tidy up at the start and end of lessons when possible.


  • Experience as a SEN Teaching Assistant
  • Must have lots of initiative and a pro-active approach.
  • Knowledge of PECS or non-verbal communication strategies
  • Bachelor's degree is ideal but not essential
  • This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks
  • You must have the legal right to work in the UK

About the School:

  • 3 form entry school
  • Rated Outstanding by Ofsted
  • Nursery part of school site
  • Child led learning approach.

Click 'Apply Now' to be considered for this position as a Teaching Assistant in Barnet. Or for more information about the role, contact Tradewind Primary West Team on 020 7845 5450 or email

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