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Teaching assistant / tutor job - Hackney

Job description

We are seeking a confident teaching assistant to tutor 2 secondary students in Hackney for an alternative educational school which delivers individualised support for children with various special needs from Autism to behavioural needs.

The support for the 2 young people will be based off-site at their homes, libraries or other suitable public settings to deliver 1:1 sessions on Literacy, Numeracy and Science. The school also have 1:1 centres where students can use and learn on-site and access a range of facilities such as a sensory room and a music studio. This role at times can be challenging but persistence when working with a young person has incredibly rewarding results!


  • Daily rate of £70-£85 daily on PAYE scheme- no hidden fees
  • The opportunity to secure a permanent contract after 16 weeks
  • Weekly paid training and development through your career


  • Previous experience working with SEN or supported challenging students with behavioural needs
  • Would like to make a difference to the lives of young people who have had a difficult start
  • Must be available for an immediate start in the Hackney area - Hours 8.30-3.30pm during term time only
  • Hold a relevant Degree or equivalent


  • The ability to motivate and inspire students in their education
  • Qualities of being patient, highly motivated, dedicated and posses an energetic personality
  • A good knowledge of the KS3- KS4 national curriculum for core subjects

If this sounds like you, we want to hear from you !

Please get in touch with an up to date CV and cover letter for the attention of Nootpa.

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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