SEN Teaching Assistant

Health & Social Care Jobs are looking to recruit a SEN Teaching Assistant to join a well-established Specialist Educational School based near Godstone in Surrey.  This job vacancy is a great opportunity for you to either start your career in the education sector, or continue to grow your experience as a teaching assistant.


This specialist education school is located 10 miles / 24 minute drive from Croydon (via A22), 16 miles / 26 minute drive from Crawley (via M23), 14 miles / 28 minute drive from Epsom (via M25) & 21 miles / 27 minute drive from Tonbridge (via A21 / M25).

Hours, Rates and Benefits

  • £9.30-£10.50 per hour, £16,400 - £18,600 per annum (dependent on experience).
  • Full time, 40 hours per week, Mon-Fri (term time).
  • Training & development, pension plan, access to life assurance, online discounts & more.

The Provider

This exciting opportunity is to join a growing company including schools, colleges and residential homes.  They provide services committed to the education, care and support of children and young people with special educational needs.  This UK wide provider has reviews from employers such as “rewarding”, “unlimited growth and potential” & “amazing hands-on training”, as a testament to their great culture.  This provider is passionate about delivering personalised education, care & support plans to meet each individual’s needs & aspirations.

The School & Your Role

This school is tailored for children & young people with complex communication, learning and physical disabilities.  The teaching & support worker teams work together to prepare the children & young people for adulthood.  They do this by promoting the process for each individual to achieve their full potential educationally, emotionally & socially.  As a teaching assistant, you will be supporting the class teacher with the day-to-day running of the class, responding to the varying needs of the school & assisting the children and young people to get the most from each day.

Essential / Desirable Criteria

  • Level 1-3 Teaching Assistant Qualification (desirable)
  • Experience working in a specialist school environment (desirable)
  • Minimum GCSE grade C in Maths and English (essential)

Apply / Ask a Question

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Now all you need to do is CLICK APPLY, if you meet the above criteria one of our team will be in touch to progress your application further & answer any questions you may have.