SEN Teaching Assistant

Posted 26 June 2024
Salary £100 - £105 per day
Job type Contract
Discipline Special Education Needs
Contact NameCarly Walters

Job description

SEN Teaching Assistant

Location: Bow, East London

Salary: £100 - £105 per day

Contract: Full-time, temp-perm

Hours: Monday-Friday 08:30am-15:30pm

Remedy Education are seeking an experienced and passionate SEN Teaching Assistant to join our team at a Special Educational Needs school in Bow, East London. The successful candidate will work with children with Profound and Multiple Learning Disabilities (PMLD), helping them to achieve their full potential in a safe and supportive environment.


  • Providing support to children with SEN needs in both individual and group settings
  • Creating and delivering engaging and inclusive learning activities that cater to the specific needs of each child
  • Collaborating with teachers and other professionals to develop individual education plans (IEPs) for each child
  • Encouraging positive behaviour and providing guidance and support to children to help them manage their emotions
  • Building positive relationships with children, parents and staff members
  • Monitoring and reporting on the progress of children, and adjusting teaching methods as necessary


  • Previous experience working with children with SEN needs is essential
  • Relevant qualifications (e.g. Level 3 Teaching Assistant, CACHE Diploma in Childcare and Education)
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Patience, empathy and a positive attitude towards working with children
  • A good understanding of safeguarding procedures
  • The ability to work collaboratively as part of a team

This is a temporary role with the possibility of extension, starting as soon as possible. If you are passionate about helping children with SEMH needs to achieve their full potential and have the skills and experience we are looking for, please apply with your CV and a covering letter.

We welcome applications from candidates who are willing to undergo an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.