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1:1 Special Needs Teaching Assistant

Job type: Contract, Full time

Location: Waltham Forest

£70 - 85 per day

Recruiter: Smart Teachers

Sector: Education


Job description

1:1 Special Needs Teaching Assistant

London Borough of Waltham Forest

£70 - £85 per day PAYE

Salary is dependent on experience, training or qualifications.

Immediate start

We are recruiting for 1:1 Special Needs Teaching Assistant to work within special needs environments in the London Borough of Waltham Forest. The successful 1:1 Special Needs Teaching Assistant will need to be comfortable working within a special needs environment, with children across a primary and/or secondary setting.  

The role 

  • Primary or Secondary 1:1 Special Needs Teaching Assistant
  • To work with children with a range of needs including PMLD, Autism, Speech & Language Needs

The school 

  • Set in an area that is easily accessible via public transport 
  • Special needs school for children with a range of needs
  • Well-structured days with small group work
  • Located in the London Borough of Waltham Forest

To be considered for the 1:1 Special Needs Teaching Assistant position, you will:

  • Have proven experience working in Primary and/or Secondary Schools
  • Experience working with SEN students or
  • Experience working in the Care Environment
  • Eligible to work in the UK (must have valid visa)

We are committed to safeguarding children, young people and vulnerable adults. We take our responsibilities extremely seriously. All staff we register will undertake thorough interviewing and referencing checks and hold, or be prepared to undergo, an Enhanced DBS check that must be registered on the Update Service.

About us

We are a market-leading education recruitment and supply agency committed to the learning and development of young people. With branches across the country, we are an employer of choice for high-quality primary, secondary and SEND teaching and support staff.

What we offer 

As a valued employee, you will receive: 

• Excellent daily rates paid weekly by our in-house Payroll team using the Pay As You Earn (PAYE) system. 

• Guaranteed pay scheme (subject to availability and qualifying criteria). 

• Pension contributions (subject to a qualifying period). 

• Full compliance with AWR (Agency Workers' Regulations), to make sure you get the pay and working conditions you are entitled to. 

  • FREE training to help with your professional development such as Team Teach training, online webinars and safeguarding and child protection updates. 

• Generous refer a friend or colleague bonus scheme. 

• Access to a dedicated consultant, who will provide ongoing support.

How to apply

If you are a 1:1 Special Needs Teaching Assistant who can enthuse, motivate and engage students and would like the challenge of working in a demanding and rewarding environment, then we want to hear from you.

Apply today via this website with a copy of your CV.

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     Nearby train stations

     Nearby bus stops

    • Stop BL, Aveling Park Road, CHINGFORD ROAD
    • Stop BJ, Aveling Park Road, CHINGFORD ROAD
    • Stop BM, Forest Road Bell Corner, CHINGFORD ROAD
    • Stop BF, Bromley Road (E17), FOREST ROAD
    • Stop BC, Bromley Road (E17), FOREST ROAD

     Nearby schools

    • Sir George Monoux College
    • The Winns Primary School
    • Waltham Forest College
    • Greenleaf Primary School
    • Chapel End Junior Academy

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