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SLCN 1:1 Assistant

Job Description

Are you passionate about making a positive impact on the lives of children with Speech, Language, and Communication Needs (SLCN)? Do you have the dedication and empathy required to work as a 1:1 Assistant in an educational setting? If so, we have an exciting opportunity for you!

Job Description:

As an SLCN 1:1 Assistant, you will play a crucial role in supporting students with Speech, Language, and Communication Needs in a school environment. Your primary responsibility will be to work closely with an individual student, providing them with the necessary support to help them overcome communication challenges and succeed academically.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide one-on-one support to a student with SLCN, helping them with their communication skills and comprehension.
  • Assist the student in accessing the curriculum and participating in classroom activities.
  • Collaborate with teachers, speech therapists, and other professionals to develop and implement strategies and interventions.
  • Create a supportive and inclusive learning environment for the student.
  • Monitor and record the student's progress and report back to the relevant stakeholders.


  • Previous experience working with children with SLCN is highly desirable.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Patience, empathy, and a passion for helping children succeed.
  • The ability to work as part of a team and follow instructions.
  • A commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.


  • Competitive daily rate of £90 - £95.
  • Opportunity for a temp to perm position, providing stability and career progression.
  • Gain valuable experience in the field of special educational needs.
  • Supportive and inclusive work environment.
  • Ongoing training and development opportunities.

How to Apply:

If you are a dedicated and compassionate individual looking to make a difference in the lives of children with SLCN, please apply by submitting your CV