Connecting Talent to opportunity

Connecting Talent to opportunity

SEN Teaching Assistant


Job Description:

Step Teachers are a preferred supplier for Teach in Herts; as a part of our ongoing success in building and retaining relationships with many schools and academy trusts in the area we are currently looking for a SEN Teaching Assistant in Hoddesdon to start in September 2023. The position is in a Year 3 class supporting 2 children with mild SEND needs. The role is full time to ensure consisitency for the children, and is temporary posiiton with the view to becoming permanent. 

This role is at a mainstream one-form entry school, which is part of an academy trust, continues to be rated "GOOD" by OFSTED. The school offers a well-rounded curriculum for their students enabling each student to develop to the best of their ability, both within their studies and as an individual.


  • Able to provide support to the students you are wrking with
  • Work effectively with other members of staff in the classroom and throughout the school
  • Ability to support student and encourage their progression
  • Willingness to comply with the schools’ policies and implement effectively


  • Recent experience working in a primary school or with school aged children is essential
  • A relevant Level 2 or 3 qualification is desirable
  • Previous SEND experience

Why Step Teachers?
With over 20 years in supplying educational professionals across North London, Hertfordshire, East Anglia and Plymouth, we have and continue to build long-standing; exclusive relationships with many schools and academy trusts across these regions. We have a resolute team that will support and nurture your career at Step Teachers.  
Step Teachers are an agency listed as an approved supplier on the Crown Commercial Service and are proud to be REC audited. This ensures we are carrying out comprehensive checks in line with the REC Code of Professional Practice and are fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Upon registration, candidates will be subject to a variety of checks including an enhanced DBS check, full references including your most recent employer and eligibility to work in the UK.  
Weekly pay is processed through PAYE. High street, travel, gym membership and many other exclusive discounts, along with physical and emotional wellbeing services as standard with our pay portal.  
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  • Job Type

    Contract, Full Time

  • Additional Salary Info

    dependent on experience

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Education