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Special Needs Teaching Assistant (SEN TA)


Job Description:

Special Needs Teaching Assistant (SEN TA) SEN School Merton, London Long-Term, Full-Time Immediate or April Start £85-£95 Per Day

SEN school in Merton is looking for a Special Needs Teaching Assistant (SEN TA) to join their team. As a Special Needs Teaching Assistant (SEN TA), you will be working with a group of pupils who have needs inclusive of autism (ASD) and associated behavioural and learning difficulties. You will have the opportunity to support in class as well as lead targeted interventions. Pupils in your class engage well with sensory approaches. 

  • £85-£95 per day (dependent on experience and qualifications)
  • Long-term, full-time
  • Immediate or April start
  • Good transport links and on-site parking available

The successful Special Needs Teaching Assistant (SEN TA) will:

  • Have a patient and calming attitude
  • Be keen to make a positive impact on the learning and development of SEN pupils
  • Have good SEN experience, especially of autism (ASD) and associated behavioural and learning difficulties
  • Be experienced in utilising sensory methods and activities
  • Have a valid enhanced DBS

If this sounds like you, please apply with your CV today!


COVID-19 Notice - We will not be interviewing candidates face-to-face; we will instead be interviewing via video link where possible or speaking via phone call. Vetting procedures will be carried out online.

UCM Education specialises in placing teachers and support staff in schools and nurseries throughout the UK. Due to the number of applications we receive for job posts, we cannot contact all unsuccessful applicants. We are an Equal Opportunities employer. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment.

  • Job Type

    Temporary, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Education
  • Years Experience

    1+ years

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