SEN Teaching Assistant

Location: Islington
Job Type: Supply Teaching
Industry: SEN Support Jobs
Reference: ISL-TA/LSA
Salary: £75 - 85 per day
Job Published: over 1 year ago

Pay: £75-£85 per day

Location: Islington


Protocol Education are working with a school within the Islington area who are offering the opportunity for a dedicated and enthusiastic candidate to join their team as a Teaching Assistant specialising in SEND. The successful candidate will have a natural affinity for encouraging and supporting children within challenging circumstances alongside maintaining and adhering to the safeguarding of all students.

This school prides themselves in being committed to the personal and academic growth and progression of all their students in order for them to succeed in their learning. Working closely with all teachers, parents, carers and support professionals, their aim is to create a healthy school environment where children aren't limited and can reach their full potential by overcoming any obstacles and difficulties that they may face.


The successful candidate will:

- Commit to the beavioural, social and academic development and progression of all students.

- Work closely with teachers in the planning and delivering of lessons and individual/group activities.

- Have the ability to actively listen an communicate with pupils to ensure their needs are always met.

- Help to create and maintain an encouraging and positive environment for students to thrive in.

- Provide a safe and healthy environment ensuring all safeguarding procedures are being met.



- Proof of your Right to Work in the UK

- Required to have an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) background check on the update service

- Update CV covering the last 10 years including voluntary or employed work, education and unemployment

- Due to the nature of this role any relevant qualifications or experience working with children or within a care provision is preferred but not essential!

- Enthusastic and positive attitude towards working on the development of students under challenging circumstances 


If you are looking to gain experience in SEND teahcing and this sounds like an opportunity you would be interested in, we would love to hear from you!

Please get in contact today and send your CV by email to or contact us on 0203 219 7745 to apply and discuss the role in more detail.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see the FAQs on the Protocol Education website for further details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

Protocol Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We undertake safeguarding checks on all workers in accordance with the DfE statutory guidance ‘Keeping Children Safe in Education’, this may also include an online search as part of our due diligence on shortlisted applicants.
We offer FREE online safeguarding and Prevent Duty training to all our workers. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check and subscribe to the DBS Update Service.

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