Secondary School, Secondary Teaching Assistant, Teaching Assistant
Central London, South West London, West London
Posted 4 months ago


ROLE Secondary Teaching Assistant
HOURS 8am – 3:30pm – term time only role (39 weeks per year)
CONTRACT Temp to Perm (Salary of £27855 – £29139 FTE after 1 year)
SALARY £100 – £110 per day, dependent on experience
START Immediate
LOCATION London Borough of Hounslow, West London.


Are you passionate about making a difference in the lives of students with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND), and specifically within the Secondary School setting?

Are you looking for a school that offers a supportive, inclusive team and that offers ongoing training, development and Teacher Training opportunities?

We have an exciting opportunity for dedicated and compassionate individuals to join our partner Secondary School in the borough of Hounslow, West London.

As a Secondary Teaching Assistant you will play a vital role in delivering tailored learning and therapies to students with additional needs in this mainstream Secondary School setting.


Your Key Responsibilities:

  • Delivering individualized learning sessions and therapies to students in and outside the classroom
  • Supporting students in developing their communication skills using Makaton, PECS, and phonics techniques
  • Implementing positive behaviour strategies to promote a supportive and inclusive classroom environment
  • Assisting with subject specialist support and intervention groups – i.e. Maths, English, Science etc.
  • Collaborating with the teaching staff and school SENDCo, on individual educational care plans for specific pupils needs


Your Desired Skills and Qualifications:

  • Experience working with children with SEND, preferably in a secondary school setting
  • Experience implementing positive behaviour strategies within the school setting
  • Knowledge of reward and reinforcement teaching techniques
  • Patience, empathy, and a genuine passion for supporting students with unique learning needs


Your Working Hours:

  • Full-time position, Monday to Friday, with working hours from 8:00 am to 3:30pm
  • Start Date: ASAP


Your Benefits:

  • Competitive salary commensurate with experience and qualifications
  • Supportive and collaborative working environment
  • Opportunity for professional development and training
  • Access to resources and therapies designed to enhance student learning
  • Access to future Teacher Training courses to obtain your Teaching qualifications


To apply, please send your CV and a cover letter to

We appreciate the interest shown by all applicants, but kindly note that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

We look forward to welcoming you to the team!


Job Features

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£100 – £110 per day

Year group

KS3 / KS4 / KS5

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