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Connecting Talent to opportunity

Special Needs Teaching Assistant (SEN)


Job Description:

An ‘Outstanding’ Ofsted-rated Primary school located in Newham is looking for a dedicated Special Needs Teaching Assistant to join their amazing team.

Position details:

  • Special Needs Teaching Assistant
  • One-to-one support for children with ASD, PLMD, and complex needs
  • For at least one academic year (potentially longer for the right candidate)
  • Full-time (Monday-Friday)
  • Hours are 8:30am to 16:00 except on Wednesday

Details about the school:

  • ‘Outstanding’ in consecutive Ofsted reports
  • Special Needs Teaching Assistant training provided
  • Two-form entry and has SEN provision
  • Located in Newham

The successful Special Needs Teaching will have:

  • Minimum of three months' experience working with children with special needs
  • Good understanding of SEN
  • The ability to utilise a range of communication methods
  • Good behaviour management skills

Perks of working through UCM:

  • Holiday and pension offered
  • Training provided
  • Salary review after 12 weeks
  • Continual support from our team of experienced consultants

Person specification:

  • Proactive
  • Works well in a team
  • A positive attitude

If this sounds like you, please send in your CV.

UCM Education specialises in placing teachers and support staff in schools and nurseries throughout the UK. 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. Please note, due to the number of applications we receive for job posts, we cannot contact all unsuccessful applicants.

  • Job Type

    Temporary, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation

    United Kingdom

  • Industry Sector Education