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Special Needs Teaching Assistant


Job Description:

  • Special Needs Teaching Assistant 
  • 1 to 1 support
  • Reception 
  • C of E Primary School
  • Short-term contract

A lovely school in Carshalton are looking for a Special Needs Teaching Assistant to join their school to support a child on a 1 to 1 basis in reception. The child has global delay and requires support to access learning and play-based activities and to play alongside her peers. The child is good natured and happy and has no behavioural needs. The role will involve personal care specifically in providing support with toileting.

The school are looking for a Special Needs Teaching Assistant who is available initially until Christmas, although there is potential that the role may be extended. 

The School 

This 2-form entry church of England primary school is based in Carshalton and is a popular choice for parents. The school has a dedicated staff team of teachers and teaching assistants who ensure all pupils are enabled to make progress in an exciting and stimulating environment. The school has a Christian ethos which is celebrated and incorporated in to the daily life of the school. There is an experienced senior leadership team in place and there is good support for staff to develop their skills via professional development.

To apply for this role you must have:

  • Experience of working in schools or with young children with autism / SEND

We have a policy to respond to all applications within three working days. However, because of the volume of applications, we are sometimes unable to reply to individual enquiries. If we have not contacted you within this specified time your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Philosophy Education is a Recruitment Business and is advertising this vacancy on behalf of one of its clients.


  • Job Type

    Contract, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Education

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