Back to job search

Teaching Assistant

  • Location:


  • Sector:

    SEN Support

  • Job type:

    Long-Term Contracts

  • Salary:

    £80 - £100 per day

  • Contact:

    Kiesha Lynch

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    24 days ago

  • Duration:


  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:


  • Contract Length:

    Full Time

Teaching Assistant for Special Needs - Lewisham

  • Full-time
  • SEN Teaching Assistant position
  • September 2024 start
  • Long term to Permanent opportunity
  • Secondary and Post 16 groups
  • Well resources, Ofsted rated Outstanding, SEN School
  • Lewisham, close to tube
  • Up to £100 per day

We are seeking a full time, experienced SEN Teaching Assistant to work at one of our special educational needs schools in Lewisham. The role involves working closely with children aged 11-18 with PMLD, SLD and Autism. The school would require someone who is passionate with a clear understanding of dealing with complex and varied special needs.

This is a great opportunity in an absolutely fantastic School where people stay for years and years!

Teaching Assistant for Special Needs - Lewisham

The Successful Applicant:

  • Has previous experience working with children or vulnerable adults
  • Available to work 8:30am until 3:30pm from Monday to Friday
  • Someone who can use an arrangement of strategies for making environment and surroundings more friendly for SEN children
  • Adaptable and ready to work in a variety of classroom roles

The job:

  • Working 1:1 or with small groups of students
  • Able to promote children's positive behaviour and supporting their development
  • Working with PECS and Makaton with nonverbal students
  • Providing help to pupils with personal hygiene care
  • Working to support the class teacher and working together with your dedicated classroom team
  • Maintaining high standard of safeguarding of pupils

Teaching Assistant for Special Needs - Lewisham

If you are eager to help vulnerable pupils and young people to live happy, fulfilling lives, this is the role for you. Please apply now!

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%