SEN Teaching Assistant - Complex Needs

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

Ref: 5031Tuesday 7 May 2024

SEN Teaching Assistant – Complex Needs

London Borough of Newham

£90 per day PAYE

Term-Time Only



I am actively searching for dedicated, creative and nurturing SEN Teaching Assistants for a wonderful primary school in East London. This role would be working in the school’s SEN provision: a class dedicated to support a small number of students with ASC, Complex Needs and who are non-verbal. This school belongs to a fantastic trust with numerous development pathways and progression opportunities from teacher training to assistantship specialisms.


The ideal SEN Teaching Assistant should have:

  • Experience working with primary children and early years.
  • Experience with students with Autism and Complex Needs, including non-verbal children.
  • Dedication to supporting students with SEN.
  • A fun and engaging personality.

This SEN Teaching Assistant Role would be ideal for experienced teaching assistants seeking an opportunity to get into an expanding and exciting sector.


Why choose this SEN Teaching Assistant role? Here are some fantastic benefits:

  • Competitive Pay: Enjoy a daily rate of £90 PAYE - £100 PAYE, providing you with financial stability while making a difference in the lives of these amazing children.
  • Consistent Schedule: Work from Monday to Friday, 8:30am - 4pm, ensuring a healthy work-life balance.
  • Term Time Only: Enjoy your holidays and breaks with loved ones, as this role follows the academic calendar.
  • Creative Learning: Harness your creativity and passion for drama to create engaging and interactive learning experiences for the children, making every day a new adventure.
  • Outstanding School: Join a well-established SEN school with a reputation for excellence, providing you with a supportive and nurturing environment to thrive.


Why work with Parker Smith Inclusion? 

  • Over 250+ FIVE STAR Google reviews
  • We have access to a wider range of job opportunities including vacancies that haven't been advertised yet :We have partnerships with multiple schools, Local Authorities, and educational organisations and can provide you with access to a wider range of job opportunities.
  • Expertise in the SEND education industry with an ethical and transparent approach: we have specialist knowledge and experience in the SEND education industry, including an understanding of school hiring practices and requirements, which can help you navigate the job search process more effectively.
  • Assistance with CV and application materials:  we can provide guidance on preparing effective resumes and application materials, which can help you to stand out to schools
  • Transfer to a permanent contract after 2 terms
  • One application - Multiple Opportunities: are you too busy to fill out lots of different application forms? register with us and only fill out one form
  • Continued support in your role: we can provide continued support throughout the job search process, even after a job offer has been made


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