Job title: SEN Teaching Assistant (Year 6)
Job type: Contract
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: Primary / Infant / Junior
Expertise: Support
Pay interval: Weekly
Pay rate: Negotiable
Location: Kingston upon Thames, London
Job published: 25-11-2021
Job ID: 42462

Job Description

Primary Teaching Assistant (Year 6) – Mitcham, Merton


Ribbons & Reeves are working with a Primary School in Mitcham to appoint a Primary Teaching Assistant, with experience of working with children that have ASC.


This rewarding Primary Teaching Assistant role will involve working 1:1 with pupils in Year 6 to aid their emotional and academic development through encouragement, positive behaviour management and by creating a safe and positive learning atmosphere.


By providing additional support throughout the school day, you will be improving the education and wellbeing of the pupils within your care.


This is a long-term Primary Teaching Assistant role starting immediately and running through until at least the end of the academic year.


Primary Teaching Assistant (Year 6) – Mitcham, Merton


The successful SEN Teaching Assistant must be able to demonstrate:


  • Strong academic record including a minimum of a 2:1 degree classification
  • A passion for inclusive education
  • An understanding of the methods needed to support children and young people who experience a wide range of social and emotional difficulties which manifest themselves in many ways.
  • The confidence to support children who have become withdrawn, isolated and may sometimes display challenging and disruptive behaviour.
  • Familiarity or previous experience working with children who have ASC


The staff at our partner school are fantastic. If you want to work alongside a team of outstanding educators whilst also building your practical Teaching Assistant experience, we would love to discuss your application in more detail!


Primary Teaching Assistant (Year 6) – Mitcham, Merton