SEN Teaching Assistant

Posted a week ago by Twenty 4 Seven

Edenbridge, Kent
£70 - £90/day

Job Title: Special Educational Needs Teaching Assistant (SEN TA)

Location: Edenbridge, United Kingdom

Job Type: Fixed Term Contract

About Us:
The school is a vibrant and inclusive primary school located in the heart of Edenbridge. Committed to providing quality education and support to all their students, they are currently seeking an experienced Special Educational Needs Teaching Assistant (SEN TA) to join their dedicated team on a fixed term contract basis.

Role Overview:
As a SEN TA, you will play a crucial role in supporting the learning and development of students with special educational needs within their school community. Working closely with their teaching staff and SENCO, you will provide tailored assistance and guidance to ensure that all students receive the support they need to thrive academically, socially, and emotionally.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist in the implementation of individual education plans for students with special educational needs.
  • Provide one-on-one support to students, both inside and outside the classroom environment.
  • Foster a positive and inclusive learning environment where all students feel valued and supported.
  • Collaborate effectively with teachers, parents, and external agencies to ensure the holistic development of students.
  • Monitor and track the progress of students, providing regular feedback to teaching staff and SENCO.
  • Uphold safeguarding and welfare policies to ensure the well-being of all students at all times.


  • Proven experience working as a Special Educational Needs Teaching Assistant within a primary school setting.
  • Strong understanding of different learning needs and strategies to support students with SEN.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build positive relationships with students, staff, and parents.
  • Patience, empathy, and a genuine passion for supporting the educational development of students with SEN.

How to Apply:
If you are a dedicated and experienced SEN TA looking for a rewarding opportunity to contribute to the success and well-being of students in Edenbridge, we would love to hear from you. Please submit your CV and a covering letter outlining your relevant experience and suitability for the role.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references will be required for the successful candidate.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £70.00-£90.00 per day


  • On-site parking
  • Referral programme


  • Monday to Friday


  • GCSE or equivalent (preferred)


  • Special education: 1 year (preferred)


  • Driving Licence (required)

Work Location: In person

Reference ID: edenbridgeTA


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