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SEN Teaching Assistant New

Teaching Personnel

£93 - 105 per day


Permanent | Full Time



Join Our Team: Empower the Next Generation at an Outstanding SEN School in Horsham!

Position: Secondary Teaching Assistant
Location: Horsham
Start Date: September (New Academic Year)

Are you an activity instructor, care and support worker, sports coach, or experienced in working with children and young adults?

Teaching Personnel is excited to announce an incredible opportunity to join an excellent SEN school in Horsham that caters to primary and secondary students with high-functioning autism.

About the Role:

We are recruiting passionate and dedicated secondary teaching assistants to support our students in achieving their GCSEs. Your experience and skills can make a real difference in their educational journey and personal development.

What We Offer:

  • Impactful Work: Help students with high-functioning autism reach their full potential academically and personally.
  • Supportive Environment: Work alongside a committed and professional team in a positive and nurturing atmosphere.
  • Professional Development: Gain valuable experience and training in special education.
  • Rewarding Career: Make a meaningful contribution to the lives of young people in your community.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist in the delivery of tailored educational programs.
  • Support students in developing social and life skills.
  • Work one-on-one or in small groups to reinforce learning.
  • Foster a safe and inclusive learning environment.
  • Collaborate with teachers and specialists to meet individual student needs.


  • Experience working with children or young adults in any capacity.
  • A passion for supporting the educational and personal development of students with special needs.
  • Patience, empathy, and strong communication skills.
  • Ability to work collaboratively within a team.

Join us in creating a supportive and enriching educational experience for students with high-functioning autism. Together, we can help them achieve their GCSEs and beyond!

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see the FAQ’s on the Teaching Personnel website for details.
All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.
Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We undertake safeguarding checks on all workers in accordance with DfE statutory guidance ‘Keeping Children Safe in Education’ this may also include an online search as part of our due diligence on shortlisted applicants.
We offer all our registered candidates FREE child protection and prevent duty training. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.
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