Autism SEN Teaching Assistant

Teaching Assistant/Learning Support Assistant - Newham, North East London

Ref: 3630Tuesday 2 April 2024

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Autism SEN Teaching Assistant 

Looking for an exciting and rewarding career in SEN education?

Got experience working with children with Autism and Complex and Behavioural needs?

Looking for progression and training opportunities from day 1?

This is the opportunity you have been waiting for…


I am actively recruiting robust, resilient, and nurturing SEN Teaching Assistants for a challenging behaviour special school in East London. This school caters for pupils aged 11-16 with autism and complex needs alongside other learning difficulties. This school is the ideal environment for an individual that is passionate about supporting pupils needing a high level of care and up for challenge.

Geared up with sensory breakout rooms and calming rooms as well as sports and gym equipment to help pupils regulate, this school is well provisioned for students with a variety of needs.


The ideal candidate may be/have:

  • Resilient and robust - seeking a challenging yet rewarding environment.
  • Experience working with students with SEN.
  • Interested in building a career within SEN education.
  • A clear and conscious communicator
  • Experience with Team Teach is preferred.


This role would be ideal for those with support or care work experience with young people with challenging behaviour and autism looking to move into a school environment.


If you want to hear more about our SEND opportunities, please get in touch! You can apply by response to this advert or send an email to

If you are not contacted within 5 working days, unfortunately, you have been unsuccessful for this role. However, we will keep your CV and you are welcome to contact us to discuss your SEND career development.

Parker Smith Inclusion is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. We will help you with this.

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