SEN Teaching Assistant - September 2024

Teaching Assistant/Learning Support Assistant - Croydon, South East London

Ref: 4676Tuesday 23 April 2024

£90 - £95 PAYE

Teaching Assistant - Supporting Varied SEN - Primary School - September 2024

Are you interested in a career in SEN education and looking for some practical experience before you go on to further study?

Are you an aspiring SEND Teacher, or Educational/Child Psychologist?

We are seeking an experienced Teaching Assistant to work within a specialist SEN Primary school for children with a range of special educational needs. The children you will support will have various conditions, which often include ASD, SEMH, Down Syndrome, and SLCN (Speech, Language and Communication Needs) and will vary between moderate to severe; this can sometimes have some challenging behaviour born out of frustration to communicate verbally. This SEN Teaching Assistant role is a fantastic opportunity for aspiring SEND teachers, Speech and Language Therapists, and those looking to expand their experience in special education in a supportive and friendly team environment.

SEN Teaching Assistant job overview:

  • SEN Teaching Assistant
  • South-East London Primary School in a Brand New Refurbished complex
  • Salary £80 - £90 a day (depending on experience)
  • 5 days per week – term time only
  • Excellent career starter for aspiring Speech and Language Therapists, SEND Teachers, and Educational/Child Psychologists
  • Beautiful facilities and purpose-built building for children with SEN.
  • Excellent training with the opportunity to work alongside the therapy team

The ideal candidate for this SEN Teaching Assistant will be kind and nurturing. You will engage the children in your care with creative tasks to aid their speech, language, and educational and social development. An enthusiastic and patient approach is essential.

Are you interested in hearing more about SEN Teaching Assistant roles?

Please get in touch with us if you want to hear more about our SEND opportunities! You can apply by responding to this advert, uploading your CV to our website, or emailing your CV to

Unfortunately, you have been unsuccessful in this role if you are not contacted within five working days. 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 consent to Parker Smith Inclusion Ltd storing your personal details in our fully encrypted database, per the new GDPR requirements.

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