SEND Teaching Assistant

Support Staff - South East London

Ref: 4891Tuesday 30 April 2024

£90 to £100 a day (PAYE)

SEND Teaching Assistant

London Borough of Lambeth

Graduates Welcome to Apply

£90 to £100 a day (PAYE)

Monday to Friday - 08:30 to 16:00


Are you seeking a rewarding role in education, building bonds with students and supporting them in class?

We are working with a fantastic School in the Lambeth area to find someone to be a SEND Teaching Assistant (SEND TA), supporting students within a mainstream secondary school. In this role, you will support students ages 11 to 16 with their work while helping them overcome barriers to learning and their own personal development. Needs you would support could be anxiety, challenging behaviour, Learning difficulties, Autism, ADHD, or any SEND that’s on their ECHP.

This is an amazing role, including training, support from friendly staff, and the opportunity for career growth and development. The school building is brand new, and the school itself focuses on the arts. Each student takes a subject related to this, including Music, Drama, Media, Photography, Art, Dance, and Graphic Design.


The Ideal SEND Teaching Assistant:

  • Focused and determined to encourage pupils to reach their full potential.
  • Be warm, friendly and able to form good relationships with children as well as having a genuine passion for the job.
  • Be a positive role model for all and always be promoting good behaviour.
  • Have a can-do attitude and always be looking for learning opportunities. You should be kind, empathetic and genuinely driven to improve the lives of others.    


What You Can Expect as a Graduate Learning Support Assistant:

  • The opportunity to work in a brand new building with great facilities!
  • The chance to develop YOUR career
  • To work with SEN children
  • A great supportive network
  • Permanent contract
  • PAYE payments!


Why work with Parker Smith Inclusion? 

  • 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: 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
  • Interview preparation and coaching: we provide interview preparation and coaching tailored to the specific school to help you feel more confident and prepared for interviews.
  • 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: we can provide continued support throughout the job search process, even after a job offer has been made


Interested in hear about more roles like this across London and Essex? Is this role not quite perfect for you? Get in touch and tell me what you want in your career!

Get in touch by applying to this advert or emailing


Unfortunately if you are not contacted within 5 working days it means your application has been unsuccessful, we will however keep your records on file and contact you if a job role becomes available that we believe is perfect for you.

Parker Smith Inclusion is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates must undertake a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check. We will help you with this.

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