SEN Teaching Assistant - Kingston

Teaching Assistant/Learning Support Assistant - Kingston, South West London

Ref: 4286Thursday 7 March 2024

£85 - £95 PAYE Per Day

SEN Teaching Assistant - Autism and Complex Needs Specialism Teaching Assistant 


I am working with an excellent special needs school in Kingston who are seeking passionate and dedicated SEN Teaching Assistants to start long-term to permanent roles starting ASAP.

This is a fantastic opportunity for an individual looking to gain practical and clinical experience working with both primary or secondary-aged students both 1:1 and in group settings.


What you can expect as a SEN Teaching Assistant  

  • Your role as a SEN Teaching Assistant will be to support students with special educational needs however the role will vary from day to day, you will be expected to use your initiative and respond calmly in challenging situations

  • For aspiring Teachers, Pastoral Workers, Child Psychologists, Educational Psychologists, Clinical Psychologists, Occupational Therapists, SALTs, Counsellors, and Social Workers, these positions will offer relevant and vital experience for your chosen career path

  • Continued Professional Development – This school has 5x more CPD than their surrounding schools

  • You will have an opportunity as a SEN Teaching Assistant to make a huge social impact as a specialist Special Educational Needs Teaching Assistant.

  • A long-term contract with an opportunity to transition into a permanent contract

  • Teacher training opportunities. – There are multiple routes into teaching that the school offers ranging from 1 – 5 year courses

  • To work in a highly reputable large special needs school


SEN Teaching Assistant requirements

  • Educated to degree level

  • Passion for working with young people who require additional support in order to access education and social development

  • Ideally, previous experience (formal or informal) supporting children with autism or other special educational needs

  • A proactive and positive individual who is always striving to meet children's learning needs.

  • Ability to build rapport with children


If you are interested in this SEN Teaching Assitant role, please apply below or contact Heeji Moon at Parker Smith Inclusion.


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