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Secondary Teaching Assistant

Secondary Teaching Assistant

  • Location

    Havering, London

  • Sector:

    Secondary Education, Special Education Needs

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  • Salary:

    £70 - £85 per day

  • Contact:

    Brookland Witham-Mason

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  • Published:

    12 months ago

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Impressive Secondary School| Havering, Essex | Teaching Assistant

My client is a mixed comprehensive located in the popular Havering, Essex. They have asked Remedy Education to help to recruit a long-term Graduate Teaching Assistant to work on a 1 to 1 basis with SEN pupils in their dedicated Special Needs Department.

This Teaching Assistant role is perfect for a Psychology Graduate that is an aspiring Education Psychologist or Clinical Psychologist.

POSITION: Secondary Teaching Assistant

SCHOOL: Mixed secondary school graded as a 'Good school with outstanding features'

LOCATION: Havering, Essex

TRANSPORT: Close to the District line, C2C and Overground

PERSON: Graduate with a 2:1 or higher & a passion for working with SEN pupils

SALARY: £70-85 per day


The SENCO and the Head of Learning Support are looking for a Graduate Learning Support Assistant to join their successful team as soon as possible. You must be a Graduate with at least a 2:1 from a reputable university and the desire to work with secondary aged pupils that have a variety of special educational needs. These needs could include, Downs Syndrome, Emotional & Behavioural Difficulties or Autism. You will need to be of a calm nature but have the ability to assert your authority where necessary.


This Graduate Learning Support Assistant role has become available due to some new pupils joining the school. Your job responsibilities will include: attending class with the pupils (ensuring that they are understanding the lessons). Working on a 1 to 1 basis with the pupils out of class and general in class support for the teachers. Your mentor will be a highly experienced HLTA that has a huge amount of knowledge about the Special Educational Needs sector. If you are a future Educational or Clinical Psychologist in the making, then this could be the perfect role for you! You will gain a true insight into what can be a very rewarding career.


This is a very popular school within the borough. They have gone from strength to strength and received a well-deserved 'good with outstanding' grade from Ofsted in 2014. They have some excellent facilities on site which include a state of the art ICT suite, a drama studio and more importantly to the SEN department, a sensory room. The school is in the perfect location for Teaching Assistants that are living in neighbouring boroughs such as Barking & Dagenham or Newham.