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1:1 SEN Teaching Assistant

Job Description

Job Title: 1:1 SEN Teaching Assistant

We are currently seeking a dedicated and experienced 1:1 SEN Teaching Assistant to support an Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) pupil. The successful candidate will play a crucial role in providing individualised assistance to a non-verbal pupil who requires additional support in a school setting.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide 1:1 support to an EYFS student with special educational needs.
  • Assist in creating a positive and inclusive learning environment.
  • Implement strategies and activities to support the student's individualised education plan.
  • Collaborate with the classroom teacher and other support staff to ensure a cohesive and effective learning experience.


  • Previous experience working with SEN children in a 1:1 capacity.
  • Knowledge of and experience in implementing strategies for students with special educational needs.
  • Desirable: Restraint trained with experience in intimate care.
  • Ability to communicate effectively and work collaboratively with other members of the school team.
  • Patience, empathy, and a genuine passion for supporting children with special needs.

Working Hours:

  • Flexible but part-time, either mornings only or afternoons only

We encourage candidates who meet the requirements to apply now!