SEN Teaching Assistant

Teaching Assistant/Learning Support Assistant - Barking and Dagenham, North East London

Ref: 4769Thursday 25 April 2024


START DATE: Immediate


PAY: 80-90 per day PAYE


Are you a graduate seeking experience in a Primary School to support your future career?

Do you have a passion to support children with Special Educational Needs (SEN)?

Do you want to work in a specialised SEN provision in a family-feel Mainstream Primary School?


The role

I am seeking a wonderful, enthusiastic Teaching Assistant to join a mainstream school based in Barking. This is a fantastic school, with an excellent SEN Provision that supports a group of children with SEN, particularly Autism. This is a big, four form entry school, with a lovely diverse culture that inspires all learners to achieve the best that they can!

The successful Teaching Assistant will be based within the school’s SEN provision. Your daily tasks would include supporting children with Autism in the classroom, working closely with the class teacher to plan and prepare lessons, providing interventions, and behaviour management.


The ideal candidate

The successful Teaching Assistant will be someone with a genuine passion for SEN and breaking down barriers to education. You should be resilient, calm and have the ability inspire all learners to achieve their best!

The successful Teaching Assistant should have good experience with Early Years. You should be able to think on your feet, and always be ready for a challenge!

If this sounds like the role for you, then please apply today!


What’s in it for you?

  • A unique opportunity to work in an SEN Provision
  • A school that believes in happy staff and has excellent training opportunities
  • An easily accessible school with good transport links
  • A great SLT
  • PAYE

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 payments only!
  • 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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