Reception Teaching Assistant

Teaching Assistant/Learning Support Assistant - Waltham Forest, North East London

Ref: 2168Thursday 1 February 2024

Reception Teaching Assistant – PECS/Makaton Required


£80-£100 PAYE


Do you have experience supporting young learners with complex and behavioural needs?

Would you like to support a small group of students and help them reach their full potential?

Perhaps you’re seeking an opportunity to work on a 1:1 basis with a student with an EHCP?


I am seeking a passionate and proactive and experienced Reception Teaching Assistant to join a friendly and ambitious team in Waltham Forest. As a Reception Teaching Assistant, you will be supporting a small mixed class of PMLD students and helping them to overcome barriers to learning, on a 1:1 basis.

This team pride themselves in their child-centred approach that is compassionate and promotes teamwork, inclusivity, and progression.

The ideal Reception Teaching Assistant

  • Has experience supporting students with complex needs, such as ASD, ADHD, SEMH, PMLD and managing challenging behaviour
  • Positive Handling and Team Teach are beneficial
  • The ideal Teaching Assistant must be resilient and adapt to difficult situations
  • Can build and maintain strong relationships whilst enforcing boundaries
  • Is committed to changing the lives of vulnerable young people, and will go above and beyond at all times


Interested in hearing more?

If you want to hear more about Learning Mentor opportunities, please get in touch! You can apply by response to this advert or uploading your CV to our website

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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