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SEN Teaching Assistant

SEN Teaching Assistant

  • Location

    Waltham Forest, London

  • Sector:

    Primary Education, Special Education Needs

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  • Salary:

    £75 - £85 per day

  • Contact:

    Brookland Witham-Mason

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  • Published:

    12 months ago

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Do you have SEN experience?

Are you aiming to become a Teacher?

A golden opportunity for the right SEN Teaching Assistant is available now at a mainstream Primary school located in the Heart of Waltham Forest, As this position will include free training and secure career progression, the SEN Teaching Assistant must have:

  • 1st or 2:1 degree
  • Supported SEN children
  • Knowledge of Makaton or Speech and Language Therapy*
  • Experience with Read Write Inc. or teaching phonics
  • A good team player
  • Believe in high expectations and aims
  • Enhanced DBS check

In the beginning, the SEN Teaching Assistant will be working with the SEN team, supporting children 1:1 or in groups. This will include assisting inside and outside of the classroom. After a set period of time, the school will review and create an individualised plan for your professional development.

Primary School:

After renovations and an increase in funding this 2-form entry Primary school has added new facilities along with an Additionally Resourced Provision (ARP) to further support children with Autism and Down's syndrome.

Moreover, the highest held values are community, ambition and a love of learning. To create engaging lessons which leave students wanting to know more. To build up their confidence and resilience so they can chase after their goals. And finally, to care about and help each other to foster a strong sense of belonging.

As the SEN Teaching Assistant role is part of the school's investment policy, there are a number of benefits for you:

  • Free Training in Makaton/BSL
  • Secure Career progression
  • £75 starting day rate
  • Taking part in therapies and learning new teaching methods
  • Teacher Training plan tailored to you

When applying, please send in your up-to-date CV.

Job Types: Full-time, Temporary, Contract

Salary: £75.00 to £85.00 /day


  • Teaching: 1 year (Preferred)


  • Bachelor's (Preferred)