1:1 Teaching Assisants needed in SEN School.

Location: Lewisham
Job Type: Permanent
Industry: SEN Teacher | SEN Support Jobs | SEN | Primary SEN Support
Reference: PE11265100
Salary: £325 - £350 per week, Benefits: Benefits - PAYE Pay, No Umbrella Companies, Free CPD, Local work
Job Published: 8 months ago
Benefits - PAYE Pay, No Umbrella Companies, Free CPD, Local work

This role is based within a special needs school located in Lewisham. The children are aged 5 to 16 and have social, emotional, mental health needs. The school is looking for a Teaching Assistant aiming to provide a happy, stimulating and safe learning environment where pupils are positively encouraged to engage in their learning.

As a TA, you will need to be resilient, compassionate and patient, understanding the importance of embracing individual uniqueness within every child. Part of your role will include liaising with the teacher to understand the areas which pupils need to improve in and their different learning styles.


• Boosting academic performance in English (including reading, writing and phonics), Maths, Science and other subjects.
• Communication, speech and language skills.
• Social skills, behaviour and emotional-regulation support.
• Study-skills and organisation-skills support.
• Building their confidence and self-esteem.
• Enhancing independence.

For this role, you will have:

• A Level 2 or above Qualification related to Teaching and Learning Support.
• Experience working in a special need's schools or in the SEN department of a mainstream school
• Experience working one to one and in small groups.
• An enthusiastic and friendly, yet firm approach to teaching.

Apply now with an up-to-date CV and all successful candidates will be contacted to progress their application
Please note: We undertake safeguarding checks on all our workers in accordance with the DfE statutory guidance 'Keeping Children Safe in Education'. As part of these checks, we require a current Enhanced DBS Disclosure for everyone working in schools. If you do not have a valid subscription to the DBS Update Service, we will require you to complete a new DBS application as part of the registration process, at a cost of £40.00