Graduate SEND Teaching Assistant

Support Staff - South East London

Ref: 4623Monday 22 April 2024

£90 to £100 a day (PAYE)

Graduate SEND Teaching Assistant

London Borough of Lambeth

£90 to £100 a day (PAYE)

Monday to Friday

08:30 to 16:00

Are you a graduate interested in a rewarding role in Education, Psychology or supporting those with additional needs and being a role model?

We are working with a range of fantastic schools in the London borough of Lambeth to find Graduate Teaching Assistants to support students with additional needs. With different opportunities available to work with Social, Emotional, and Mental Health, students with Autism, Students removed from mainstream education, SEND Provisions in mainstream schools and students with other needs. These opportunities are long-term roles and would see you working in a single school of your choosing 5 days a week.

What you can expect as a Graduate Teaching Assistant:

  • Great way to gain experience and make a positive impact on young people’s lives.
  • Opportunities to get training and develop into different pathways working within SEND and the education sector.
  • Launch your career and gain valuable experience whilst working in a rewarding role.
  • Be paid PAYE on a weekly basis! No umbrella companies or unfair deductions!
  • The chance to choose which school you want to work in out of a variety of settings!

The Ideal Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Completed Psychology, Criminology, or any other relevant degree
  • Experience in working with children and young people with SEN
  • Have a genuine desire to build a career around Special Educational Needs
  • Experience working with a child with Autism and/or complex needs
  • Aspiring SEN Teacher, Educational Psychologist, Clinical Psychologist, and many more!

Duties, times, and training depend on the school and role you choose. However, you will do a trial day before deciding where you want to stay. This means you will be in the best position for yourself, doing what you are looking for work-wise and gaining the experience that is most valuable for what you're pursuing in your career. You will build bonds with students, provide guidance to them, and support them within a classroom environment.

Interested in hearing more about opportunities like this Graduate Teaching Assistant Position?

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

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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