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1:1 SEN Teaching Assistant

Job Description

Working Hours: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM (with potential for extension to 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM)

Employment Type: Part-Time

Start Date: ASAP

Are you passionate about making a positive difference in the lives of children with Special Educational Needs (SEN)? Do you have experience working in an educational setting, especially in the UK? If so, we have an exciting opportunity for you.

Company Overview:

Dunbar Education is a leading educational recruitment agency, dedicated to matching exceptional educators with schools and institutions that value excellence. We are currently seeking a dedicated and experienced 1:1 SEN Teaching Assistant to join our team.

Position Overview:

As a 1:1 SEN Teaching Assistant, you will play a crucial role in providing tailored support to a child with Special Educational Needs. You will work closely with the child to help them overcome challenges and achieve their full potential. This is a part-time position with hours from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM, but there is the potential for the hours to increase to 9:00 AM to 3:30 PM.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide one-on-one support to a child with SEN needs.
  • Assist with academic and social development.
  • Create and implement individualised learning plans.
  • Collaborate with classroom teachers and support staff.
  • Maintain a safe and inclusive learning environment.


  • Experience working with children with Special Educational Needs (SEN).
  • Previous experience in a UK educational setting.
  • Enhanced DBS on the update service.

Why Choose Dunbar Education:

  • Competitive compensation.
  • Opportunity to make a meaningful impact in the lives of children with SEN.
  • Supportive and collaborative work environment.
  • Potential for career progression within our organisation.

If you are a passionate and experienced 1:1 SEN Teaching Assistant, and you meet the above requirements, we encourage you to apply for this rewarding opportunity.

To apply, please submit your CV and a cover letter outlining your relevant experience.

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