Teaching Assistant/Learning Support Assistant - Thurrock, Essex

Ref: 5829Friday 14 June 2024


£80-90 Per Day PAYE

London Borough of Havering

Accessible from Thurrock  


Are you an empathetic person who Is passionate about SEND?

Would you like to make a difference every day to children’s lives?


We here at Parker Smith are working with a wonderful SEN school in the London Borough of Havering that are looking for a SEN Teaching Assistant. This school is small with around 150 students aged between 4-19 and has a really friendly and welcoming atmosphere, they support all of their stuff brilliantly and are passionate about students and staff wellbeing. The role of an SEN Teaching Assistant is to support students both in and out of the classroom. You should be encouraging, inspiring and be a positive role model. Working in SEN can bring with it some challenging behaviour, therefore, it is important that the successful SEN Teaching Assistant is resilient and understanding as to why these challenges may occur. It is also important that the successful SEN Teaching Assistant is comfortable with personal care. Some students will require assistance with toileting and changing.


What they are looking for in a SEN Teaching Assistant-

  • Experience of working with young people 
  • Experience with personal care 
  • A caring, compassionate and empathetic approach
  • Ability to build strong and meaningful relationships


Why work with us?

  • We have over 250 5* Google reviews, please check them out!
  • We are an Ethical consultancy that always put people first
  • We specialise in SEND and we are all passionate about Inclusivity
  • We choose PAYE not an Umbrella company
  • We go above and beyond to make sure we are with you every step of the way on your journey to your future dream role  



If you think you would be an incredible asset to an already incredible team then please do get in touch by applying to this advert or emailing

Unfortunately if you are not contacted within 5 working days it means your application has been unsuccessful, we will however keep your records on file and contact you if a job role becomes available that we believe is perfect for you.

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

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