SEN Teaching Assistant

  • Special Educational Needs - Temporary Post
  •  Location - Sutton
  •  Date Posted - 21/11/2019

Are you looking for a new role as a SEN learning support assistant, supporting students with ASD, SLD, PMLD and complex needs? If so, this role could be ideal for you!


We have a brilliant opportunity for an experienced and passionate SEN learning support assistant at a Special Needs College in the Sutton area in a long-term role. You will be working with students who may have ASD, severe or multiple learning difficulties. Your job roles may include 1:1 work with students, assisting the teacher with managing class behaviour, personal care and setting up activities for the students.


A lot of staff at the College use Makaton or PECS to communicate with pupils (although these are not essential when applying for the role.) Other additional training such as Sign along, Team Teach or manual handling will also be helpful.


Pay rate for this role range from £75 - £85 a day depending on experience.


Applicants must:

  • Have experience in working with children with special needs
  • Flexibility – Willing to work across different classes
  • Strong communication skills
  • Reliable
  • Creative Personality
  • Willingness to learn
  • Experience managing challenging behaviour


There are several facilities on site such as a swimming pool, football pitch, arts and crafts room, digital learning room and a library.


Do you believe you have what it takes to fill this role? Then why not get in touch and apply today!

Or call us on : 0208 256 0910