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Teaching Assistant

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  • Sector:

    SEN Teaching

  • Job type:

    Long-Term Contracts

  • Salary:

    £90 - £105 per day

  • Contact:

    Charlotte Hutley

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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  • Contract Length:

    Full Time

Full-Time SEN Teaching Assistant

Location: Harrow, West London

Hours: Full-time

Start Date: September Start

Are you passionate about making a positive impact on the lives of secondary school students with special educational needs? We are currently seeking a dedicated and compassionate SEN Teaching Assistant to join a reputable SEN school located in the vibrant area of Harrow, West London.

About the School:

This secondary SEN school in Harrow is known for its commitment to providing a supportive and inclusive learning environment for students with special educational needs. With a focus on individualised support and a holistic approach to education, the school has built a strong reputation for helping students flourish academically, socially, and emotionally.


As an SEN Teaching Assistant, you will play a crucial role in supporting secondary school students with special educational needs within the school setting. Your responsibilities will include:

  1. Assisting teachers in delivering tailored lessons and interventions to meet the individual needs of students with SEN.
  2. Providing support to students with their academic progress, including assistance with assignments, assessments, and exam preparation.
  3. Supporting students in developing their social and communication skills, fostering inclusion within the school community.
  4. Collaborating with the teaching team to create and maintain a positive and engaging classroom environment.
  5. Implementing behaviour management strategies and techniques to support students with SEN.
  6. Assisting students during transitions between classes and providing support during break times.
  7. Supporting students in accessing the curriculum and adapting materials as needed.
  8. Working closely with external professionals and therapists to ensure a coordinated approach to support.
  9. Monitoring and tracking students' progress, providing regular feedback to teachers and parents.
  10. Ensuring the safety and well-being of students at all times.


- Prior experience working with secondary school students with SEN is highly desirable.

- A genuine passion for working in the education sector and supporting students with special educational needs.

- Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

- Ability to work effectively as part of a supportive team.

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

- Patience, empathy, and a nurturing approach.

If you are seeking a rewarding role where you can contribute to the development and well-being of secondary school students with special educational needs, this full-time SEN Teaching Assistant position is perfect for you. Immediate availability is required.

To apply, please submit your up-to-date CV and a cover letter detailing your relevant experience and why you are interested in this role.

We pride ourselves on providing exceptional support and guidance throughout the recruitment process. Our team is dedicated to finding the perfect match between candidates and schools, ensuring both parties thrive.

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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