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One-One Teaching Assistant (SEN School)

Job Description

Position: 1-1 Teaching Assistant

Location: Hertfordshire
Start Date: September

Are you passionate about making a difference in the lives of children with Special Educational Needs (SEN)? Do you have the dedication, experience, and qualifications to support individual learning? If so, we want to hear from you!

About the Role:

We are seeking a dedicated 1-1 Teaching Assistant to join a supportive and inclusive school in Hertfordshire. This is a fantastic opportunity to work closely with children who require additional support, helping them to achieve their full potential.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide tailored support to a child with additional needs on a one-to-one basis
  • Assist in the implementation of individual education plans (IEPs)
  • Foster a positive and inclusive learning environment
  • Collaborate with teachers, parents, and other professionals to ensure the best outcomes for the child
  • Monitor and report on the child's progress


  • Minimum of a Level 2 Teaching Assistant qualification
  • Proven experience working with children with SEN
  • A compassionate and patient approach
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team

What We Offer:

  • A welcoming and supportive school environment
  • Ongoing professional development opportunities
  • Competitive salary and benefits package
  • The chance to make a meaningful impact on a child's educational journey

Important Information:

Dunbar Education is committed to the highest standards of safeguarding to ensure the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. To adhere to safer recruitment procedures and guidelines, all registrations will be required to fill out our application form to receive work. This will be subject to pre-employment checks including an enhanced DBS disclosure and satisfactory references.

Dunbar Education is an equal opportunities employer and recognises the value of and seeks to achieve a diverse workforce in schools. We welcome applications from all backgrounds. Dunbar Education is a member of APSCo compliance plus, for more information please refer to our recruitment & selection policy statement.

At Dunbar Education, we believe that every child deserves the opportunity to succeed. If you share our commitment to providing exceptional support and have the skills and experience we're looking for, we encourage you to apply.

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