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Special Needs Teaching Assistant

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    £70 - £85 per day

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    Kiesha Lynch

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    5 days ago

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Special Needs Teaching Assistant - Barking and Dagenham - April start - Long term contract

  • Special Needs Teaching Assistant
  • Outstanding SEN School
  • Barking and Dagenham
  • Fantastic Facilities and Training
  • ASD, SLD, PMLD and MLD
  • Primary and Secondary Phases
  • Pay £70 - 85 per day
  • Long term contract

I am currently recruiting for a number of SEN TA vacancies for candidates to work within a special needs school in Barking and Dagenham Borough. This special needs school, caters for children between the ages of 2 and 19 who have autism and moderate and/or severe learning difficulties. Split across three pleasant, well-resourced and conveniently located sites (EYFS, Primary and Secondary) this school has been consistently delivering outstanding specialist education for SEN pupils for many years. This is an opportunity to join a well-run, established and friendly school where you can make a huge difference to the lives of pupils.

The applicants for these Special Needs Teaching Assistant roles will need to be comfortable working within a special needs environment, and working with children across primary and secondary phases. Long-term contracts available from Feb and April 2021. (as soon as schools reopen)


  • Special Needs Teaching Assistant
  • Work with students with autism and moderate and/or severe learning difficulties aged between 3 and 19 years old
  • To support the class teacher within a special needs environment
  • Assisting with personal care tasks such as changing and feeding the children
  • Working with the class teacher and up to three other support staff within the classroom
  • Assisting and supporting the children with classroom work, as well as off-site trips


  • Large and well run academy School
  • Ofsted rated Outstanding
  • School is going through an exciting period of expansion
  • Hugely successful team and positive and friendly atmosphere to work in
  • Using PECS, Makaton and Intensive Interaction in class
  • Maximum of 9 children per class
  • There are 4 classes in EYFS, 11 classes across primary, and 8 classes across secondary
  • Set in residential areas that are easily accessible via public transport - Barking station

If you are interested in this post and available for a full time commitment in Barking and Dagenham, please apply with your most up-to-date CV as soon as possible to be considered.

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Please note that all daily/hourly rates quoted are inclusive of holiday pay at 12.07%