Teaching Assistant

  • Job Reference: 1284964146-2
  • Date Posted: 2 April 2024
  • Recruiter: Career Teachers
  • Location: Barnet, London
  • Salary: £86.00 to £100 Per Day
  • Bonus/Benefits: Pension, Parking , CPD Courses
  • Sector: HR / Recruitment, Support / IAG, Teaching Assistant
  • Job Type: Contract

Job Description


80 to 100 per day
Secondary Teaching Assistant
Full-time position - Monday to Friday 8:30am to 15:45pm
Working 1-1

Are you a kind-hearted individual with the patience and creativity to be a successful Teaching Assistant? Working within an secondary school is incredibly rewarding but requires out-of-the-box thinkers who are able to see beyond the labels of disability and uncover each child's potential and love for learning.

The Teaching Assistant will work alongside the class teacher to ensure each child progresses toward their goals. As a Teaching Assistant, you will gain experience working with children with mixed special needs such as mild to severe learning difficulties, verbal and non-verbal communication techniques, sensory impairment, Autism, Challenging Behaviour and other additional needs.

Suitable Candidates for this role will have any of the following experience-

  • Teaching Assistant/Learning Support Assistant/HLTA
  • Carer for adults or children with additional needs.
  • Youth Worker
  • Sports/Football Coach
  • Experience Volunteering with additional needs adults or children
  • Bachelor's or Master in - English, Maths, Science, Drama, PE , History Etc.

The Supply Teaching Assistant will have and what we offer-

Strong understanding of the requirement to support pupils with additional needs
Experience supporting young people with SEN would be advantageous
Adaptability, be motivated and able to take initiative
Industry advice from a Secondary team consultant located in your area
Tailored interview and trial preparation to ensure you are feeling confident and well-prepared
A dedicated compliance consultant to manage your file clearance
An online timesheet portal and PAYE pay options to make things quick and easy

Plus, recommend a friend who's looking for a brand-new teaching or support role and we will thank you with Love to Shop vouchers: 100 Teacher and Teaching Assistant that registers and works for 10 days.

If you have the skills and experience, please apply asap above or directly to (url removed)


At Career Teachers we are fully compliant with Agency Worker Regulations, ensuring you receive equal treatment for pay and conditions after a 12 week qualifying period. Please ask for further details.

All quoted rates are inclusive of 12.07% holiday pay.

Benefits of working with Career Teachers

Free CPD

Access to Skills Network

Refer a friend scheme

Recognition programme

Affinity Extra - Thousands of discounts on multiple high street shops including coffee and cinemas, plus other benefits and a Health & Wellbeing portal.

These benefits are applicable to those who are working with Career Teachers. You will gain access to the Affinity Extra this portal once you start working with us.

Important Notice: In order for you to be successful in applying for the above position you should be eligible to work in the UK, or hold a relevant work visa. Safeguarding, quality and integrity are at the heart of what we do. During the application process you are required to:

- Attend an interview in person;

- Give details for us to complete Reference checks;

- Provide an Enhanced DBS disclosure

We are committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people within education. We have a policy, as a matter of courtesy, to respond to all applications within three working days. However, because of the volume of applications, we are sometimes unable to reply to individual enquiries. If we have not contacted you within this specified time your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion, we encourage you to please apply for any other position that you may see in the future. Thank you. Career Teachers is a Recruitment Business and is advertising this vacancy on behalf of one of its Clients.