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SEN Teaching Assistant


Job Description:

  • SEN Teaching Assistant
  • Reception
  • Carshalton Primary School 
  • ASAP start
  • ongoing contract until July 2023

A lovely primary school in Carshalton are looking for a class teaching assistant to support pupil on a 1 to 1 basis in reception.

The role

As an SEN Teaching Assistant you will be providing 1 to 1 support for a child in reception. The child has just joined the school and is currently being assessed for autism and other learning and developmental needs. You will be supporting the child in both in class during play-based learning, carpet activities and during some break times. As well as supporting in class you will also lead some 1 to 1 intervention sessions which will be guided by the SENCO and class teacher. 

The school are interested in applications from experienced SEN teaching assistants and also graduates who have experience working with children.  You will have good support from the school's SEND coordinator and class teachers and training will be given.

This role is offered as an ongoing contract basis starting in September 2023.

The School

This small friendly primary school is based in Carshalton and is easily accessible by public transport and by car. There is a true community feel at the school and a very inclusive approach with the school benefitting from a specialist Autism provision. There is an established leadership team in place who have created a supportive culture and offer good opportunities for professional development. . Children make good progress within the school and there are good links with parents and the wider community.

If you have previous experience with young children and a caring and dedicated attitude then please apply now with an up to date CV.

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

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Education

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