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Teaching Assistant

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  • Sector:

    SEN Teaching

  • Job type:

    Long-Term Contracts

  • Salary:

    £85 - £95 per day

  • Contact:

    Charlotte Bacon

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  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

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  • Contract Length:

    Full Time

SEN Teaching Assistant

Location: Brent, North West London

Hours: Full-time

Commencement Date: Immediate

Are you fuelled by a genuine desire to positively impact the lives of secondary school students with special educational needs? We are currently in search of a dedicated and empathetic SEN Teaching Assistant to join an esteemed SEN school situated in the vibrant community of Brent, North West London.

About the School:

Nestled in the heart of Brent, this secondary SEN school is renowned for its unwavering commitment to cultivating a nurturing and inclusive learning environment for students with special educational needs. The school prides itself on its personalised approach to education, empowering students to flourish both academically and holistically.


As an integral part of the team, you will play a pivotal role in providing invaluable support to secondary school students with special educational needs within the school premises. Your key responsibilities will encompass:

  1. Collaborating with teachers to deliver tailored lessons and interventions that cater to the unique requirements of students with SEN.
  2. Assisting students in their academic progress, offering guidance with assignments, assessments, and exam preparations.
  3. Nurturing student's social and communication skills, fostering an inclusive and harmonious school community.
  4. Working alongside the teaching team to establish and maintain a positive and stimulating classroom environment.
  5. Implementing effective behaviour management strategies to support students with SEN.
  6. Offering assistance during transitions between classes and ensuring students are supported during break times.
  7. Facilitating student's access to the curriculum, adapting materials as necessary.
  8. Establishing strong partnerships with external professionals and therapists to ensure a holistic and coordinated approach to support.
  9. Monitoring and tracking student's progress, providing regular feedback to teachers and parents.
  10. Ensuring the safety and well-being of students at all times.


- Previous experience working with secondary school students with SEN is highly advantageous.

- A genuine passion for the field of education and supporting students with special educational needs.

- Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills.

- The ability to work collaboratively within a supportive team environment.

- Flexibility and adaptability to meet the unique needs of students.

- Demonstrating patience, empathy, and a compassionate approach.

If you are seeking a fulfilling role where you can contribute to the growth and well-being of secondary school students with special educational needs, this full-time SEN Teaching Assistant opportunity is tailor-made for you. Immediate availability is essential.

To apply, kindly submit an up-to-date CV along with a cover letter highlighting your relevant experience and expressing your interest in this role.

We take immense pride in offering unparalleled support and guidance throughout the recruitment process. Our dedicated team is committed to forging ideal connections between candidates and schools, ensuring mutual success.

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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