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SEN Teaching Assistant

Job Description

A primary school in Bedfordshire is seeking a dedicated part-time SEN Teaching Assistant to join their team starting in September.

This is a great opportunity to contribute to the development and success of pupils with SEN in a supportive and inclusive setting.

We are looking for someone that has experience with SEN in Primary Education and excellent knowledge of the needs.

Key Benefits with Dunbar Education:

  • Access to a wide range of job opportunities tailored to your skills and preferences.
  • Ongoing career support and guidance from our experienced recruitment consultants.
  • Regular updates on professional development workshops and training sessions.

Benefits of the Role:

  • Be part of a school that values and prioritizes the development of every child.
  • Collaborative and supportive staff team with a focus on inclusive education.
  • Access to school facilities and resources to enhance learning experiences.
  • Opportunity to positively impact the lives of pupils with SEN and support their educational journey.


  • Experience working with children with special educational needs in a primary school setting.
  • Strong understanding of SEN strategies and support techniques.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Patience, empathy, and a genuine passion for supporting pupils with SEN.


  • Provide one-on-one and small group support to pupils with SEN, helping them to access the curriculum and reach their full potential.
  • Assist in the implementation of EHCP's and support strategies.
  • Work closely with teachers and the SENCO to monitor and track pupil progress.
  • Foster a positive and inclusive learning environment, promoting social and emotional development.
  • Support pupils with personal care and mobility needs, if required.

If this position isn't quite what you are looking for, please still get in touch to discuss other available roles. Alternatively, if you know of someone who may be interested, we offer £250 as a referral scheme.

If you have not received a response within 7 working days, please assume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. For other available positions, please refer to our website.

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 with safer recruitment procedures and guidelines, all registrations will be required to fill out our application form in, 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 ASPCo compliance plus, for more information please refer to our recruitment & selection policy statement.

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