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SEN Teaching Assistant needed in Erith - KS1/2

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SEN Teaching Assistant required for a full-time role in the Erith area required!

Immediate start!

One of our schools in the Erith area rated 'Good' in their latest Ofsted report is recruiting for a SEN Teaching Assistant. This role is short-term and the school are looking for a candidate who can work full-time in assisting SEN pupils throughout all years of the school. There is potential that the role could become a permanent position for the candidate if the role suits both the school and candidate.

The school is in an easily accessible location right next to the Erith rail station with direct transport links into central London and surrounding areas.

Desirable experience required:

  • Autism
  • Challenging Behaviour
  • Global Development Delay
  • Moderate Learning Difficulties (MLD)
  • Physical Disability (PD)
  • Social, Emotional and Mental Health (SEMH)

The ideal candidate would be someone who is:

  • Confident in their ability to deal with the different types of SEN
  • Identify when 1:1 support with pupils is necessary
  • Portray their passion for assisting the pupils to achieve their targets
  • Build relationships and instil excellence into everyday practices
  • Relevant experience within Teaching Assistant roles
  • Graduates who are looking for a role within the Education Sector

What we can offer:

  • Competitive pay rate of £55-75 per day based on experience
  • Dedicated consultant to support you throughout the whole process who has a genuine interest in delivering excellence to you and your career
  • Great coverage of schools in an area near you


  • You must be able to Interview and Trial for Longer Term Positions
  • You must also be in possession of a Child Workforce DBS (registered on the Update Service) or willing to apply for one

To apply for this position, please email me your CV and a cover letter outlining your experience working with children, any relevant qualifications you have obtained and why you would be ideal for the role. Please do not hesitate to contact me for more information regarding our current vacancies and opportunities.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualification and training for this role. For teacher roles, we require a formally recognised teaching qualification. For Support staff our minimum requirement is GCSE English & Maths (A-C) or equivalent.

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

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