Learning Support Assistant, SEND Teaching Assistant
Central London, South West London, West London
Posted 1 year ago

Teaching Assistant (Teacher Training) – Temp to Perm Contract – £20,000 – £25,000 p.a. – Fulham

  •  Position: Teaching Assistant (Teacher Training)
  • Location: Fulham, London
  • School: Secondary School
  • Contract: Full-time/Temporary to Permanent
  • Start Date: September 2023


Are you an experienced Teaching Assistant or graduate with a passion for supporting students’ academic development?

Do you have a knack for fostering an inclusive environment and experience working with students with SEND?

This growing secondary school in Fulham is seeking Teaching Assistants to join their dedicated team from September 2023 alongside starting their excellent teacher training programme. The school prides itself on maintaining high academic expectations and providing a supportive and inclusive learning environment for all students. The school aims to recruit the freshest, most innovative talent to start teacher training and inspire our future generation!



  • Proven experience as a Teaching Assistant/Learning Support Assistant in a secondary or primary school setting.
  • Strong understanding of high academic expectations and a commitment to supporting student achievement.
  • Experience working with students with SEND, including implementing EHCPs and behaviour management strategies.
  • Have an excellent understanding of Safeguarding, preferably with a Level 2 certificate. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Have an aspiration to become a Fully Qualified Teacher.
  • NVQ Level 2 in Supporting Teaching and Learning (or equivalent) preferred.
  • Graduates are strongly encouraged to apply!



  • Assist the classroom teacher in delivering engaging and effective lessons.
  • Provide one-on-one or small group support to students with SEND, ensuring their individual needs are met.
  • Help students develop their academic skills, monitor progress, and provide feedback.
  • Ensure high academic and behavioural standards across the school at all times.
  • Promote a positive and inclusive learning environment for all students.
  • Assist in maintaining classroom discipline and managing behaviour effectively.


Contract Details:

This position is a full-time temporary to permanent contract, starting in September 2023. The temporary period will allow both the school and the successful candidate to assess their suitability for a long-term position. If the arrangement proves successful, the position will transition into a permanent contract.

  • Start: September ‘23
  • Days: Monday to Friday
  • Hours: 8am – 4pm
  • Role: Teaching Assistant (with teacher training)
  • Pay: £100 per day with an increase after 12 weeks. Up to £25k for a permanent contract.


How to Apply:

If you are an experienced Teaching Assistant with a strong academic background and a passion for supporting students with SEND, we would love to hear from you! Please submit your CV. If shortlisted, you’ll be invitied to an initial phone interview before a formal interview on site.

Job Features

Job Category

Featured, SEND


£20,000 - £25,000 p.a

Year group

Nursery / Reception / KS1 / KS2 / KS3 / KS4 / KS5 / SEND

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