SEN Teaching Assistant

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

Ref: 4922Friday 17 May 2024

LOCATION: Havering

START DATE: Immediate start!


PAY: £80 - £90 per day PAYE


Do you have a passion for working with children with special educational needs?

Are you kind, compassionate, and have a great desire to learn?

Do you want to work in a special needs school?


The role

I am looking for inspirational Teaching Assistants with a love and passion for working with children with special educational needs. Working with children with SEN is the most rewarding career, with a guarantee that no two days are ever the same!


This is a special needs school, and as such, the school have adopted a creative approach, with lots of play based activities, to stimulate learning and ensure all children have the ability to break down barriers to their education. Lessons are constructed based on a variety of topics; Some children have a main focus on functional communication and independence skills, whilst others strive to ensure the highest academic qualifications to allow them to access mainstream courses at college


You’re role, an SEN Teaching Assistant, is to support learners both inside and outside of the classroom. You should be encouraging, inspiring and an all round positive role model!


Working in SEN can bring with it some challenging behaviour, therefore, it is important that the successful SEN Teaching Assistant is resilient and understanding as to why these challenges may occur.


It is also important that the successful SEN Teaching Assistant is comfortable with personal care. Some students will require assistance with toileting and changing.


The Ideal candidate will be…

  • Compassionate
  • Passionate about SEN
  • Someone looking to start their career working with children with complex needs
  • Someone with care experience
  • Previous experience working with children
  • A bubbly personality
  • Willing to learn


What’s in it for you?

· The opportunity to work in a fantastic, friendly school

· A supportive network of staff

· The opportunity to work in a specialist school

· PAYE payments only!


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

· 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! 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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