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Teaching Assistant

  • Location:

    Barking and Dagenham

  • Sector:

    Primary Support

  • Job type:

    Long-Term Contracts

  • Salary:

    £75 - £95 per day + Career Progression

  • Contact:

    Kiesha Lynch

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    11 months ago

  • Duration:


  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:


  • Contract Length:

    Full Time

Teaching Assistant

SEN Teaching Assistant

  • Primary & Secondary SEN Teaching Assistant Vacancies
  • PMLD/SLD/ASD Classes
  • Competitive Pay
  • January Start
  • Borough of Barking and Dagenham
  • Outstanding School - OfSTED
  • 8 pupils in class
  • Part of a team of 3 full time experienced TAs
  • Interviews ASAP

The Teaching Assistant Job

Are you interested in supporting young people with severe learning disabilities, including Autism? We are seeking to recruit Learning Support Assistants who have the drive, creativity and a passion for teaching and learning to join a very highly regarded SEN school in the London borough of Barking and Dagenham. If so we have an exciting opportunity to join their highly supportive and welcoming team.

The successful Teaching Assistant applicants will be tasked with helping to deliver excellent support for learning under the direction of the teacher. the role will involve providing the following support:

  • Dealing with personal care needs of pupils, following procedures.
  • Providing appropriate medical interventions e.g. First Aid, Emergency medications.
  • Supporting all teaching and learning activities in the classroom.
  • Providing general support to the class teacher in the management and organisation of the pupils and
  • the classroom.
  • Creating and maintaining a supportive educational environment.

The School

This is an outstanding special school in the London borough of Barking and Dagenham for pupils aged 4 to 19 who have a range of severe and complex learning difficulties. Pupils come from a broad range of backgrounds in this richly diverse school catchment which includes the borough of Barking and Dagenham, Redbridge and the wider Havering area.

The school site is accessible from East London stations and is well served by bus routes. There is also ample parking for staff on site and the school benefits from plenty of local amenities in terms of shops and eateries within walking distance. The site itself is bright and well equipped to support the development of its pupils including classrooms with outdoor learning spaces, a dedicated post-16 hub, accessible swimming pool, sensory room, soft play and adventure play areas and generous grounds equipped for play and outdoor learning.

This Barking and Dagenham special school is a progressive and innovative place to work and staff are offered opportunities through regular training and support to develop their own practice.

SEN Teaching Assistant Benefits

  • Fantastic School - "OfSTED Outstanding".
  • Excellent Induction.
  • Extensive CPD training programmes.
  • Highly desirable location.
  • Competitive Pay.
  • Friendly, supportive environment.
  • Exceptional facilities.

Please apply below or contact Kiesha @ Reeson on 02038410777 to discuss Barking and Dagenham Schools

Reeson Education:

REESON Education is London's Premier Recruitment Agency. Established in 2006 by experienced teachers, education professionals and recruitment specialists, we have built our business and reputation on the cores values of honesty, integrity and excellence.

We care about education and the provision of education and have established an excellent reputation with schools and teachers alike.

At REESON Education we work closely with a large network of Nurseries, Primary Schools, Secondary Schools and Colleges across London. Our client base provides us with an abundance of available daily supply, long term and permanent opportunities across all age groups in all areas of London.

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

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