SEN Teaching Assistant – Special School in Reading
ASAP Start – Primary Phase
Are you looking to support children with additional learning needs?
Do you have experience working with challenging behaviour?
Are you interested in supporting young people’s Mental Health?
Experience working with children required
An excellent Primary Special School in Reading is currently recruiting for a SEN Teaching Assistant to join them ASAP. This is an exciting opportunity for a graduate or experienced teaching assistant to develop their experience with Special Educational Needs including Autism, Global Developmental Delay and various other cognitive disorders/learning disabilities. A graduate with a degree graded 2:2 or above is ideal for this role and some previous experience working with SEN children is desirable. The position will be working 1:1 with pupils with Special Needs and Challenging Behaviour in the school. The Learning Support Assistant will have the opportunity to work closely with children who have mental health difficulties, display challenging behaviour and have learning disabilities such as Autism.
The primary special school is local to Reading train station and parking is available on site.
This Primary special school are looking for confident, dedicated SEN Teaching Assistants who are enthusiastic and passionate about their input into a child’s education. Ideally, the successful SEN Teaching Assistant will have excellent behaviour management skills and excellent reslience.
This is an excellent opportunity for a graduate to expand their classroom experience prior to undertaking their teaching training and becoming a fully qualified classroom teacher.
Relevant previous experience would include youth work, support work, mental health work and SEN in sport.
If you are a SEN Teaching Assistant in Reading and you are interested in this position, please submit your updated CV. Alternatively, please contact Abi Ralph with your CV via
SEN Teaching Assistant – Reading – Special School – ASAP Start