Job Description

Step Teachers are currently working with an excellent school in Ilford in search of a SEN Teaching Assistant to help 1:1 with a year 4 SEN child. This role starts in January and will continue until the end of the academic term previous experience with SEN children is essential. This wonderful school values their school community and strives to nurture the children's personal, social and emotional development.


  • Provide one-on-one SEN assistance

  • Assist with classroom management and create a positive and safe classroom atmosphere

  • As an SEN Teaching Assistant you should encourage the student participation and engagement in classroom activities

  • Help maintain a clean and organised learning environment

  • Communicate regularly with parents and caregivers to provide updates on student progress and address any concerns 


  • Previous experience working as a SEN Teaching Assistant with young children, especially in an educational setting, is an advantage

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills

  • Patience, empathy, and a genuine passion for working with children

  • A genuine passion for working with children with SEN as an SEN Teaching Assistant

Why Step Teachers?

With over 20 years in supplying educational professionals across London, East Anglia, Hertfordshire, and the South West, we have and continue to build long-standing; exclusive relationships with many schools and academy trusts across these regions. We have a resolute team that will support and nurture your career at Step Teachers.

Step Teachers is an agency listed as an approved supplier on the Crown Commercial Service and is proud to be REC audited. This ensures we are carrying out comprehensive checks in line with the REC Code of Professional Practice and are fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Upon registration, candidates will be subject to a variety of checks including an enhanced DBS check, full references including your most recent employer, and eligibility to work in the UK.

We are also an approved partner of the National Tutoring Programme (NTP).

Weekly pay is processed through PAYE. High street, travel, gym membership, and many other exclusive discounts, along with physical and emotional wellbeing services as standard with our pay portal.

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