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SEN Teaching Assistant


Job Description:

  • SEN Teaching Assistant
  • 1 to 1 
  • Wood Green Primary school 
  • Immediate start
  • Ongoing contract


A supportive primary school in Wood Green are looking for an SEN Teaching Assistant to provide 1 to 1 support for a child in year 5.

The Role 

In this role you will be supporting a pupil in Year 5. This pupil has significant learning and speech and language needs and so you will need to have good knowledge of how to break down and scaffold the curriculum. The pupil struggles to stay in the classroom and learn at times so the school are looking for an SEN Teaching Assistant with strong behaviour management skills who can stay calm and consistent to encourage good behaviour for learning. The pupil responds best to a Teaching Assistant who has a positive and calm manner, who can help to build this pupils self-esteem.

The School 


This welcoming and inclusive primary school is based in Wood Green and is popular within the local community. The school embraces the diversity of the local community and provides a safe and nurturing environment which enables our children to become confident and successful learners. The school provides an enriched curriculum with a focus on experiences and visits to bring learning to life and make it fun. The school has a supportive senior leadership in place and staff are dedicated and committed to ensuring all children are safe, happy and making progress in their learning. The school is easily accessible by public transport. 

If you have previous experience supporting children with special educational needs, please apply ASAP with an up-to-date CV. 

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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