Teaching Assistant (SEND/SEMH)

Teaching Assistant/Learning Support Assistant - North East London

Ref: 5219Monday 13 May 2024

£85 - £100 PAYE


Teaching Assistant (SEND/SEMH)

SEMH Primary School – East London

£90 - £110 per day (PAYE)

KS1 & KS2

Start: Immediate

Mon – Fri, 8:30am to 4:30pm

Are you looking to make a difference to young peoples lives?

We are working with an amazing school with excellent opportunity for the post of Teaching Assistant in the East London area. In this role you will be working alongside KS1 and KS2 pupils with mental health difficulties. They are seeking a teaching assistant to work with pupils affected by their trauma and inspire them throughout their learning, supporting them wherever possible.

We are looking for a motivated individual, preferably with previous experience working alongside children with challenging communication and ADHD and elevated social anxieties. Previous experience isn’t essential but it is desirable.

What to expect in this Teaching Assistant role

All pupils have emotional, social or mental health difficulties or challenging behaviour. With this we would like someone who is nurturing to encourage social development through therapeutic support. Social development is encouraged through a range of activities including drama, music and Lego therapy.  

Learning curriculums are tailored to each student individually to revolve around their aptitudes and interests whilst building both their core skills and knowledge base.


What we are looking for in this Teaching Assistant role:

  • A good knowledge of SEMH
  • A caring and nurturing attitude
  • A good understanding of a SEND environment
  • Proactive and confident using own initiative

Interested in hearing more about opportunities like this Teaching Assistant role?

If you want to hear more about our SEND opportunities, please get in touch! You can apply by response to this advert, uploading your CV to our website.

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.

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