SEND Teaching Assistant

£90 - £120 per day
Home Counties, Home Counties - Surrey
Long term
Start date: September 2024
Horizon Teachers are looking for an SEN Teaching Assistant with experience in behavioural difficulties to work in a Bramley SEND school. The setting is an alternative provision for children aged 11-16 years old, that have Social, Emotional and Mental Health needs. They are looking for an experienced SEN TA that has fantastic communication skills and a kind and approachable demeanour.

They are a well-regarded provision that goes to great effort to ensure the comfort of all students in their care. The school works hard to ensure that all SEN children in the classes have the support that they need physically, emotionally and mentally to allow them to maximize their potential and achieve over and beyond their own expectations.

The ideal person will have:
  • Previous experience with children that have Special Needs is essential.
  • The ability to establish relationships and build trust with students.
  • Self-motivation and a positive outlook.
  • A strong and assertive individual who can manage difficult behaviour.

What does the job entail?
  • You will be working closely with students who have various mental health needs.
  • You will be responsible for providing the student with the necessary help and attention to assist their education.
  • Helping the student develop their functional skills and push forward to achieve their potential in their education.

Why should you work for Horizon teachers?
  • You will be paid the permanent equivalent pay for the job after 12 full weeks.
  • We are like you! Here at Horizon Teachers, many of our consultants have experience in the education sector and have a strong passion for supporting schools, support staff and teachers!
  • You choose how you are paid and what payroll company you use.
  • Horizon Teachers is committed to ensuring our staff are happy in their roles, please look at our 4.8 rated google reviews.
  • Easy registration process via an online link and video consultation.

Horizon teachers is a really good agency to work for. It gives you the opportunity to widen your experience in childcare. All the staff are friendly, efficient and supportive. - 5-star Google Reviews


Horizon Teachers is a specialist Education Recruitment Consultancy that helps Teachers and Support Staff find long term, permanent and interim employment in Primary, Secondary and Special Schools throughout London, the South East, the Midlands and the North of England. As part of the registration process you will be required to have a DBS Check carried out and all original relevant qualifications will need to be sighted and copied before any work placement. For all teaching roles you will need to hold Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) or equivalent. 

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