SEN Teaching Assistant

Teaching Assistant/Learning Support Assistant - Havering, North East London

Ref: 4480Wednesday 17 April 2024


START DATE: Immediate


PAY: 80-90 per day PAYE


Are you passionate about working with children with special educational needs?

Do you want to work in a school with a strong sense of community?

Do you want the chance to work one to one with a child with Autism?


The role

I am looking for a wonderful, enthusiastic Teaching Assistant to join a school based in Harold Wood. This is a mainstream primary school with an excellent reputation for providing fantastic education to young people, and also taking great care of their staff!

This school has fantastic facilities, especially for their children with SEN. There are many breakout spaces in the school to support group learning and interventions.

This is a 1:1 role, supporting a child with a diagnosis of Autism. This child has communication needs and can sometimes present with challenging behaviour. I am looking for someone resilient and ready to take on a rewarding role!

This school is also fantastic at supporting Teaching Assistants that wish you pursue a career in teaching. Therefore, if you are an aspiring teacher, this school would be the best place for you to be to lay the foundations of your career!


The ideal candidate

The ideal candidate for this role would be a teaching assistant looking to expand their experience within a SEN environment. This is a wonderful opportunity for someone to show their passion for SEND children and provide genuine help that can positively impact a child’s needs.

This would also suit a graduate looking to become a teacher in the future.


What’s in it for you?

  • A unique opportunity to work one to one
  • A school that believes in happy staff and has excellent training opportunities
  • An easily accessible school with good transport links
  • A great SLT
  • PAYE
  • The chance of a permanent contract


Why work for Parker Smith?

  • We are specialists in what we do
  • We have a passion for working honestly and with integrity
  • Our ‘people before profit’ ethos means we put our candidate’s needs first
  • PAYE
  • A genuine passion to help people reach their potential in their SEND career


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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