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Teaching Assistant / Support Worker

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Job description

An Outstanding Primary Special Needs School in Enfield are currently seeking an experienced teaching assistant to support KS1 students with autism. The school are looking for a passionate individual who is willing to support students with a statement of special educational needs and is looking to develop a career in education.


  • Weekly pay through PAYE (Daily rate from £60-£75 depending on level of experience)
  • Support students in a multisite academy
  • Access to state of the art facilities and equipment to support students with special educational needs
  • Receive support from a warm and welcoming Senior Leadership Team
  • Encouraged to succeed and pursue a long lasting career in education
  • CPD Training offered - Safeguarding Level 2, Team Teach

There are 7 pupils in the class who all have a statement of special educational needs such as Autism, Social Emotional Mental Health needs and Hypermobility. Students attending this class are challenging in their behaviour and do often require additional 1:1 support. Each student has a tailored education health care plan that is followed and reported on a daily basis; there is currently 1 class teacher and 2 additional support staff in the classroom.

Job attributes:

  • Degree in Psychology/Sociology/PE/Drama
  • Voluntary work or placement supporting children or young people in a school/youth setting
  • Experience with autism and challenging behaviour
  • Provided 1:1 support and managed small groups of 3
  • Relevant training - Safeguarding, Team Teach, Autism Awareness

If you are interested in this position contact Asllan on 0207 593 3078 or email with an up to date CV and Cover Letter.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see for details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay.

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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