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SEN Teaching Assistant


Job Description:


  • SEN Teaching Assistant
  • 1 to 1 Support
  • complex needs
  • Immediate start
  • Full-time
  • Ongoing contract

A lovely primary school is looking for a confident SEN Teaching Assistant to join their school to support a child with complex needs on a 1 to 1 basis.

The Role

In this role you will be supporting a pupil in year 1 with Special Educational Needs. The child's needs are complex and the child will need support with their behaviour as well as academic activities in the classroom. The child can display challenging behaviour and will require you to de-escalate situations and remove the child in order to calm down situations. The school is well-resourced to support children with SEN and you will work closely with experienced staff and have access to specialist areas to support the child, including sensory rooms.


The school are looking for an SEN teaching assistant who is very confident and open to provide care and support to a young child with this level of complex needs.

The school are open to applications from Special Needs Teaching Assistants with previous experience or care settings, or passionate and committed individuals looking to enter the sector.

The School

This welcoming 2-form-entry school is based in Westminster and easily accessible on public transport. The school has high expectations of both pupils and staff and is constantly looking at ways to improve their provision, so that all children thrive academically, socially and emotionally. The school provides an exciting and engaging curriculum where activities are delivered through themes that set learning in a relevant context to meet the needs and interests of our pupils. There is a dedicated and experienced leadership team in place and all staff are encouraged to develop their skills and further their career.


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, On a daily basis

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Education

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