SEMH Teaching Assistant

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

Ref: 4103Wednesday 24 January 2024

SEMH Teaching Assistant

£90-£100 per day PAYE


In this position, you will work with students aged 11-16 who have SEMH (Social, Emotional and Mental Health) issues, anxiety, challenging behaviour, and those who have a history of school refusals or time outside of education. The role is highly fulfilling as you build trust and a connection with the students while assisting them in a classroom environment. If you enjoy working as part of a team, sharing knowledge and learning while working with great people and students, this is the perfect opportunity.

As an SEN Teaching Assistant, you'll have the chance to lead classroom activities and outdoor experiences and supervise the children, making this a fun and engaging role. Whether you're just starting or looking to expand your experience, the school provides full training and development to help you succeed in your role.

The Ideal Candidate will have:

  • An eagerness to learn and ability to build strong relationships with students.
  • Resilience and an enthusiastic and positive attitude.

What You Can Expect:

  • You will be working with a friendly, experienced and supportive team in a school where you can feel valued and make a real difference.
  • You will get a chance to work one-on-one with a particular student who needs additional support, which will positively impact their school life.
  • The job offers school hours and holidays so that you can maintain a good work-life balance.
  • You will receive ongoing training and professional development opportunities while gaining valuable experience.

Interested in hearing more about opportunities like this across London?

Send an email to or upload your CV to the Parker Smith Inclusion website.

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