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Early Years Teaching Assistant with SEN


Job Description:


  • SEN Teaching Assistant
  • EYFS/KS1
  • Camden Primary School
  • Ongoing contract

A lovely primary school in Camden are seeking a 1:1 SEND Teaching Assistant to support a child on a 1 to 1 basis 

The Role

In this SEN Teaching Assistant role you will be supporting a range of children with Special Needs across EYFS and KS1. The children's needs include Autism and ADHD, learning and behavioural. There will be a focus on communication and interaction, regulation, sensory development as well as supporting the children to access whole class/school activities. 

The school are seeking an SEN Teaching Assistant with the following: 

  • SEND experience – working with children with SEMH/behavioural needs, Autism
  • A Confident and calm approach who is able to remain regulated when a child is dysregulated
  • The ability to support children to co-regulate
  • Positive/safe handling training e.g. Team Teach
  • Flexible and able to work under pressure i.e. to adapt in the moment
  • Experience of working with EYFS/KS1 age children (4-7)
  • Clear communicator

This role is offered on a full-time contract basis from ASAP - July 2024

The School

This friendly and welcoming church of England primary school offers a rich and broad curriculum with a strong emphasis on the arts. The school has high expectations from both staff and pupils and ensures every pupil reaches their academic potential alongside developing in to confident, expressive young people. The school is closely linked to the local church and pupils attend a weekly mass and are involved in church and community events. The school is easily accessible by public transport and offers great opportunities for creative and dynamic teachers to grow and develop within their teaching.


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

    Temporary, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Education