Health Care Teaching Assistant

Teaching Assistant/Learning Support Assistant - Merton, South West London

Ref: 1114Monday 13 June 2022

Health Care Teaching Assistant

South West London – Merton

£72 - £87 PAYE


Do you have a passion for supporting SEN students?


Are you seeking a rewarding career that will allow you to transform young lives?


Perhaps you’re keen on starting a new career within a SEN environment whilst obtaining excellent training opportunities?


I am working with an outstanding PMLD/SLD school in the borough of Merton which is seeking a Health Care Teaching Assistant to support the development of the students; physically, mentally and academically. This school offers pupils a fantastic educational provision and a caring environment in which they strive to reach their full potential. They work with young people aged between 3-19 who present with severe and complex learning difficulties and learners with an additional diagnosis of autism and/or physical/sensory difficulties.


About the School

  • Excellent training and progression pathways fully supported by the ambitious SLT.
  • Working closely with experienced professionals; SEN Teachers, Speech and Language Therapists, Occupational Therapists and Physiotherapists.
  • A truly creative and engaging environment.
  • Working hours of 8:30am-3:45pm, Monday-Thursday, and 8:30am-3:30pm on Friday.


The Ideal Health Care Teaching Assistant

  • The ideal Health Care Teaching Assistant is passionate about supporting vulnerable students with complex needs and helping them reach their full potential.
  • Is emotionally resilient and can adapt to challenging environments and situations.
  • A Health Care Teaching Assistant must be confident with personal care as it is a necessity for this role.
  • Experience isn’t necessary, but passion, engagement, care and energy are essential.


Interested in hearing more?

If you want to hear more about our SEND opportunities, please get in touch! You can apply by response to this advert! Applying on our company website, uploading your CV to our website, or emailing your CV 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. By applying for this role, you are consenting to Parker Smith Inclusion Ltd storing your personal details in our fully encrypted database, in line with the new GDPR requirements.

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