SEN Graduate Teaching Assistant in London

SEN Graduate Teaching Assistant

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Graduate – Teaching Assistant – Special Educational Needs – SENTA – Lewisham, London – Immediate Start – Full Time

Are you a graduate that is looking to gain valuable experience within a classroom?

Have you considered a career in teaching, education, mental health, psychology or special needs but you’re not sure where to start?

Are you passionate about supporting and empowering vulnerable children and young adults?

A school in Lewisham, London is looking to add a talented graduate to their SEN department. This is a fantastic opportunity, especially if you are considering a future in Education, Psychology or Mental Health!

  • Unique role working 1:1 with a child with complex needs
  • Gain valuable experience, skills and training working within an experienced SEN department
  • Guidance under a committed and passionate SENCO
  • £70 – £80 per day
  • Fantastic experience for anyone wanting to work with children, mental health or Special Needs
  • A school in Lewisham, London is looking to appoint a candidate who can join their team and support a Year 4 student on a 1:1 basis who is working at Reception level. As an SEN Teaching Assistant you must share the same passion and enthusiasm for supporting vulnerable children and young adults and you must adopt the schools policies of support, inclusivity, development and empowerment. The school has been Ofsted rated as ‘Good’ and this is a wonderful opportunity to be a part of a dedicated team and gain first-hand classroom and SEN experience that can contribute to a career in education, teaching, mental health, psychology or special needs.


  • You would be expected to work on a 1:1 basis with the student, in support of the class teacher
  • You will be helping the student to engage in their learning and stay focused on their work
  • You will help to deliver activities and you will work with staff and family members to ensure the safety and well-being of the children
  • You must be a recent Graduate with a focus in mental health, care or special needs. Experience working with Special Needs previously or training in Moving and Handling or Team Teach is desirable but not essential.

    The school has fantastic resources and facilities for both staff and students, including a programme that supports graduates and teaching assistants on their road to becoming teachers. The school is easily accessible from surrounding areas by fantastic public transport links.

    If you would like any further information or you would like a confidential and informative chat then please contact Courtney at i-Teachers or click Apply Now!

    Psychology, Special Needs, SEN, Teaching Assistant, Graduate, Education Psychology, Mental Health, Primary

    Extra information

    Education Level
    Working hours per week
    4 - 40
    Type of Contract
    Casual / Part Time Jobs
    Published at
    Profession Sub-category
    Customer Service
    Full UK/EU driving license preferred
    Car Preferred
    Must be eligible to work in the EU
    Cover Letter Required

    London | Customer Service Jobs | Casual / Part Time Jobs | Other

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