Connecting Talent to opportunity

Connecting Talent to opportunity

Special Needs Teaching Assistant (SEN TA)


Job Description:

Special Needs Teaching Assistant (SEN TA)  SEN School Havering, East London Long-Term, Full-Time September Start £85-£95 per day

A supportive SEN school in Havering is looking for a Special Needs Teaching Assistant (SEN TA) / Learning Support Assistant (LSA). As a Special Needs Teaching Assistant / Learning Support Assistant you will be encouraging pupil independence and confidence within lessons. Pupils will have needs including Autism (ASD), SEMH (social, emotional and mental health) and communication challenges. They engage well with PECS, visual and sensory aids. You will deliver on targets set in pupils' individualised plans.  Some pupils may require help with feeding, personal care and mobility.

  • £85-£95 per day (dependent on experience and qualifications)
  • Long-term, full-time
  • September Start 
  • Good transport links

The successful Special Needs Teaching Assistant / Learning Support Assistant will:

  • Have a positive attitude and dedication to provide the best care for SEN pupils
  • Have good SEN experience, especially of behavioural and SEMH (social, emotional and mental health) needs
  • Enjoy working in collaborative team
  • Hold an enhanced DBS and references

If this sounds like you, please apply with your CV today!


COVID-19 Notice - We will not be interviewing candidates face to face; we will instead be interviewing via video link where possible or speaking via phone call. Vetting procedures will be carried out online.

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

  • Job Type

    Temporary, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Education
  • Years Experience

    Less than 1 year

Apply for this position

Thank you for your application

Why don't you search for some more vacancies...