SEN Teaching Assistant

  • Job Reference: 1312350092-2
  • Date Posted: 3 May 2024
  • Recruiter: Vision Teaching
  • Location: Barnet, London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Support / IAG, Teaching Assistant
  • Job Type: Contract

Job Description

A lovely, community based primary school located in Barnet have approached us with regards to vacancies available in their school. They are currently looking for an SEN Teaching Assistant to join their school long-term in KS2 in two different roles.

The school is a 15 minute walk away from the Northern Line and sits on the back of a beautiful park. It is described as a busy, friendly school, where there is always lots going on in their extensive and beautiful grounds. The school community is supportive, with parents and staff getting involved in all aspects of school life.

If you are looking for your next opportunity in a school where you can develop as a Teaching Assistant, this may be the opportunity for you.

As a Teaching Assistant, you will play a vital role in supporting students with a range of learning and behavioural needs. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Assisting students in the classroom to ensure their engagement and understanding.
  • Providing one-on-one support to students with behavioural and social needs
  • Collaborating with teachers and the SEN department to create tailored learning plans.
  • Encouraging independence, confidence, and a love for learning among students.

To excel in this role, you should have:

  • A genuine passion for working with students with SEN.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Patience, empathy, and a nurturing approach.
  • A willingness to collaborate with colleagues and parents to support student progress.
  • Previous experience working in SEN or school settings

The school have said as they are looking to fill these positions ASAP, they are very keen to interview/ trial teachers as soon as possible!

If you are interested in hearing more and having a conversation with me about the roles above then please apply below, call on (phone number removed) or email me on (url removed)

Vision Teaching is a well recognised agency working with a large number of Secondary & Primary schools in around the London area. If you are interested in this position, or would like to hear of other positions Vision Teaching has to offer please apply today by sending your CV and contact details through.

Vision Teaching is committed to the safeguarding and welfare of children, candidates will be subject to a string of suitability and competency checks including an enhanced DBS disclosure issued within the last year and two satisfactory references.