SEND Teaching Assistant. Job in Southend-on-sea Education & Training Jobs

  • Job Reference: 1312352931-2
  • Date Posted: 3 May 2024
  • Recruiter: Athona
  • Location: Southend-on-sea, Essex
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Nursery / Early Years, Support / IAG, Teaching Assistant
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Position: SEND Teaching Assistant
Key Stage: EYFS, 1 & 2
Start date: ASAP
Pay: 80 - 90 per day

The role:

We are looking for enthusiastic, committed and compassionate individuals to support children with special educational needs in the classroom. As an SEND Teaching Assistant (TA) sometimes known as a Learning Support Assistant (LSA), you will be working schools to provide assistance, often working on a 1 to 1 basis with children helping them to develop academically, socially and emotionally

The applicant:

The successful applicant is expected to have maths and English (GCSE grade C/4 and above) or alternatively a suitable childcare qualification. SEND qualification is preferred but not essential. Experience and personality are equally desirable. Being able to work in a team as well as individually is important to provide maximum support to the class teacher.


  • Competitive rates of pay
  • Career progression
  • Flexible working pattern
  • Free training provided with one to one support and advice
  • Weekly pay

If you are interested in this position or any other roles, we currently have available, please click to apply below.

Please note: In accordance with the DfE statutory guidance 'Keeping Children Safe in Education' all candidates must have a current Enhanced DBS Disclosure to work in a school or nursery. If a valid subscription to the DBS Update Service is not held, we will require you to complete a new DBS application. Suitable candidates must hold right to work in the UK.