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Teaching Assistant

  • Location:

    South West London

  • Sector:

    SEN Teaching

  • Job type:

    Long-Term Contracts

  • Salary:

    £70 - £85 per day

  • Contact:

    Charlotte Bacon

  • Contact email:

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  • Published:

    21 days ago

  • Expiry date:


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Are you looking to become a Teaching Assistant?

We are currently looking for Teaching Assistants who have a kind and caring nature to work within Special Needs Schools.

No prior experience?

No need to worry, we offer free CPD courses in order to get you on the right track.

These include:

  • Sensory Processing, Behaviour and the Primary Classroom
  • SEND Code of Practice
  • Mental Health Awareness
  • Autism-Friendly Classrooms
  • Understanding Autism
  • Manual Handling Awareness
  • Safeguarding, Child Protection, & Prevent Programme

What does being a Teaching Assistant entail within an SEN School?

  • Working 1:1 or in small groups
  • Reporting on individual progress
  • Liaising with parents
  • Managing Challenging Behaviour
  • Using PECS

Working within an SEN School is a highly rewarding job. Our client schools work with a magnitude of SEN such as PMLD, ASC, MLD, SLD, SEMH, SLCN, HI and VI. Working as Teaching Assistant within SEN Schools may require supporting children with personal care. The level of personal care can vary on a number of factors such as age.

These roles will be full time, long term positions starting immediately. We are ideally looking for someone who is a graduate TA however, this is not essential. The successful candidates need to have confidence, resilience, enthusiasm in addition to being highly dependable.

If you are interested in becoming an SEN TA, please send a recent CV including your contact details.

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%