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Teaching Assistant - English


Job Description:


Teaching Assistant - Full Time Only - English Support
N6 - Islington
Right to work in the UK
£70 - £85 per day (Rate will increase according to AWR)

Are you an experienced Teaching Assistant?
Do you have a qualification in English?
Are you looking for you next Full Time Role in Islington?
Do you have the right to work in the UK?

We currently have a large number of schools in Islington that are looking for confident and proactive graduates with a good understanding of child mental health to work as teaching assistants.

As a specialist teaching assistant you will be working with pupils on a 1 to 1 basis during the school day. Pupils will range in age from 11 - 18 years old and will have identified behavior, SEMH, SEN including ASD needs that require support on a full-time basis.  You will be working with pupils in the classroom, in specialist mentoring sessions and in during some breaktimes.  Some pupils will display more challenging behavior and the school will be able to train you in suitable interventions and approaches. As part of the child's support team, you will work closely with the schools SENCO and senior management team, as well as outside agencies including therapists healthcare professionals and CAMHS.

General classroom assistance will also be needed for the class teacher.
The ideal candidate will be someone who specializes in English and if experienced in supporting in English Lessons,

Please note, we cannot accept candidates that do not have the right to work in the UK OR cannot work Full Time. 

If this is a role that you would like to apply for, please can you apply with your most recent CV.

Interviews are happening this week!

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

  • Additional Salary Info

    Payment to increase according to AWR

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Education
  • Years Experience

    1+ years

  • Career Level

    Experienced (Non-Manager)

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