Secondary School 1:1 TA

Teaching Assistant/Learning Support Assistant - Lewisham, South East London

Ref: 3903Wednesday 19 June 2024

£90 Per Day PAYE

Secondary School 1:1 TA

London Borough of Lewisham

Long Term Role Available

£90 Per Day PAYE

Immediate start

Are you looking to work with a friendly and supportive team in a fantastic Mainstream Secondary School?

Do you have experience working with a school setting supporting pupils with Autism and ADHD?

I am now working with a fantastic school in the London Borough of Lewisham whose core values recognise the importance of The Arts and creativity. They are now looking for supportive and resilient Secondary School 1:1 TA to join their wonderful team.

This is a fantastic opportunity for experienced Teaching Assistants and Learning Support Assistants to join a Secondary School working to have a hugely positive effect on the lives of pupils with Autism and Special Educational Needs.

This role requires someone with a strong understanding of Autism and ADHD who believes that all challenging behaviour is a form of communication. You will be working to support a pupil with Autism and ADHD.

What to Expect as a Secondary School 1:1 TA:

  • The opportunity to work alongside a highly friendly and supportive team in a school where you can feel valued and like you are making a real difference
  • The opportunity to work on a 1:1 basis to support a particular pupil with additional needs and have a really positive impact on their school life 
  • School hours and the school holidays off so you are able to maintain a great work/life balance
  • Ongoing training and professional development whilst gaining valuable experience
  • Being part of a team that believes in high quality and engaging teaching as well as staff wellbeing
  • A creative environment, with a real focus on The Arts
  • An inclusive environment with a fantastic Special Needs Provision
  • Competitive pay rates at £90 Per Day PAYE

Requirements of a Secondary School 1:1 TA:

  • Previous experience working as an SEN Learning Support Assistant or Teaching Assistant within a Secondary School would be highly valued
  • Previous experience working with Autism and ADHD would be highly valued, and a strong understanding of Autism and ADHD is essential 
  • Previous experience working to support secondary age pupils with Special Educational Needs
  • A friendly and positive person with a resilient personality
  • This role would really suit someone who is professional, responsible, creative, and who would be an excellent role model 

Interested in hearing more about our Secondary School 1:1 TA roles?

To find out more about this role please do not hesitate to get in touch! You can apply by response to this advert or by emailing We are looking forward to hearing from you soon!

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 contact us to discuss your SEND career development.

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