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SEN Teaching Assistant

Job Description

Dunbar Education Recruitment Agency is a leading provider of educational staffing solutions, dedicated to connecting passionate professionals with rewarding career opportunities in the field of education. We are currently seeking a Special Education Needs Teaching Assistant (SEN TA) to join our team.

Job Description: As a Special Education Needs Teaching Assistant (SEN TA), you will play a crucial role in supporting the educational and personal development of students with special educational needs. We are looking for individuals who are enthusiastic, patient, and empathetic, with a genuine commitment to making a positive impact on the lives of these students.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide one-on-one or small group support to students with special educational needs.
  • Assist in implementing Individual Education Plans (IEPs) and strategies tailored to each student's unique needs.
  • Foster a supportive and inclusive classroom environment.
  • Collaborate with teachers and other support staff to ensure students' needs are met.
  • Monitor and record students' progress, behaviors, and achievements.
  • Help students with daily tasks, including personal care if required.


  • Previous experience working with students with special educational needs is highly desirable.
  • A valid DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) check is mandatory for this role. If you do not currently possess one, you must be willing to obtain it before starting the position.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Patience, empathy, and a genuine passion for supporting students with special needs.
  • Flexibility and adaptability to meet the changing needs of students.

Why Join Dunbar Education Recruitment Agency?

  • Competitive salary.
  • Opportunity to make a meaningful difference in the lives of students.
  • Ongoing professional development and training opportunities.
  • Supportive and collaborative work environment.
  • Full-time position with regular working hours (Monday - Friday).

How to Apply: If you are a dedicated and compassionate individual with a desire to support students with special educational needs, we would love to hear from you. To apply, please send your CV and a cover letter detailing your relevant experience and why you are the ideal candidate for this position

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