Teaching Assistant - Peckham

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

Ref: 4007Wednesday 10 January 2024

£85-90 per day PAYE

Special Education Needs Teaching Assistant

Full-time, Term Time Only

£80 - 95 per day PAYE


Are you a caring and passionate individual who would like a rewarding role supporting children with SEN? 

Are you interested in working in an Ofsted rated Outstanding SEN School in Peckham, South East London?


We are seeking individuals who are empathetic, pro-active and passionate about working with children with special educational needs. This is a fantastic opportunity to work in a school dedicated to providing a warm and nurturing environment for children aged 11-19 with diverse needs, including Autism, SLD, and PMLD. Based in a brand new building in the heart of the community, the school is ran with the values of 'Learning Everywhere, Inspiring Everyone'. The school has been designed to promote the development of life skills, creativity and independence with wide, open spaces. This includes a variety of fantastic interactive rooms such as an incredible hydro-therapy pool and fantastic physical exploration room with large floor trampoline and interactive light and sound projection.


What you can expect as a SEN Teaching Assistant:

  • Providing 1-1 and small group support to students, tailoring activities to individual learning styles
  • Participating in a variety of creative activities, from arts and crafts to sports and music.
  • Working with teachers and therapists to create an inclusive and engaging learning atmosphere.
  • Encouraging independence and life skills development in students.
  • Facilitating sensory-based and play-based learning experiences
  • Assisting with personal care and maintaining a safe and supportive environment.


Interested in hearing more?

If you want to hear more about our SEND opportunities, please get in touch with Elise at Parker Smith Inclusions! You can also apply by responding to this advert! Applying on our company website, 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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