Connecting Talent to opportunity

Connecting Talent to opportunity

SEN 121 Teaching Assistant


Job Description:

Exciting Opportunity for SEN 121 Teaching Assistant in Breckland Area! 

Are you passionate about making a real difference in the lives of students with Special Educational Needs (SEN)? Are you ready to take on a temporary role where you can utilize your skills and expertise to support two wonderful students on EHCP?

We are currently seeking a dedicated SEN 121 Teaching Assistant to join a reputable school in the Breckland area. This temporary role requires immediate availability to support two students with unique needs, offering a rewarding opportunity to positively impact their educational journey.

Position: SEN 121 Teaching Assistant Location: Breckland Area Start Date: Immediate

About the Role:

  • Providing one-to-one support to two students with EHCP.
  • Supporting a male student with behavioural challenges and a female student experiencing anxiety related to attending school.
  • Assisting with academic tasks, fostering social skills, and providing emotional support as needed.
  • Collaborating with teachers and SENCO to implement individualized support plans.
  • Creating a supportive and inclusive learning environment.


  • Experience working with students with SEN, particularly those with behavioural challenges and anxiety.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Patience, empathy, and a genuine passion for supporting students with diverse needs.
  • Ability to adapt teaching strategies to meet individual learning styles.
  • Relevant qualifications or training in SEN education or related fields.

Why Step Teachers? 

  • Our 3 core values. Honesty, hard work and professionalism.
  • Over 20 years in supply education professionals across East Anglia, North London, Hertfordshire and Plymouth.
  • Long-standing relationships with Primary, Secondary and SEN Schools.
  • We pay through PAYE weekly!

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 carry 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 various checks including an enhanced DBS check, full references including your most recent employer, and verification of eligibility to work in the UK.

We offer high street, travel, gym membership and many other exclusive discounts, along with physical and emotional well-being services as standard with our pay portal. Recommend a friend and receive a share of £200 of Amazon vouchers AND a chance to win a European holiday worth £1000! – If you know anyone who is looking for temporary, permanent or supply work then get in touch with us today!

  • Job Type

    Temporary, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Education
  • Years Experience

    1+ years