SEN Teaching Assistant.

Job Description

Job Title: SEN Teaching Assistant

Location: Crawley

Pay: £85 – £95 daily rate

Monday -Friday

8:30 am – 3:30 pm


Do you have a care background and would like to step into a classroom environment? Do you want to make a difference in a child’s education?


We are seeking a dedicated and compassionate SEN Teaching Assistant to join the team. The successful candidate will support students with special educational needs (SEN) in their learning and development, working closely with the SEN team and classroom teachers to provide tailored assistance and ensure an inclusive educational environment.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide individualised support to students with special educational needs, both inside and outside the classroom.
  • Assist in the implementation of EHCP’s (Education, Health Care Plan) and support strategies developed by the SEN team and classroom teachers.
  • Adapt learning materials and resources to meet the unique needs of SEN students.
  • Support students in developing social skills, independence, and self-confidence.
  • Foster a positive and inclusive classroom environment that encourages student engagement and participation.
  • Assist with classroom management and behaviour support, ensuring a safe and orderly learning environment.


Masterclass Education provide CPD recognised online training, covering subjects such as Safeguarding, Autism Awareness, Understanding Child Development, Violence Reduction, and more, to all our candidates.

Must have:

  • Ability to work well independently and as a team
  • Has a passion to support and empower children and young people
  • A DBS on the Updates Service
  • Commitment to safeguarding students and young people

Master Class are the leaders across the UK in providing a unique, personal, and bespoke service to our schools and candidates.

Masterclass Education offer many amazing benefits:

  • Weekly pay (PAYE)
  • A fantastic holiday scheme
  • Specialised consultants on hand to help you with advice and support
  • MCE Learning portal, you will have free access to all our online learning in the latest education developments (CPD recognised).
  • Flexible work options to work around your personal circumstances.

Our focus at Masterclass is, and always will be, on helping education professionals find their dream position in a school where they will be able to truly excel. We are always happy to support ECTs and encourage applications from all Teachers and TAs of every experience and scale.

Masterclass Education work exclusively with a large amount of Primary, Secondary and SEN schools across the area who look for MCE staff to be with them on daily cover, short- and long-term contracts. Masterclasses are a part of the REC and Crown Commercial Service, offering the most valued and trusted service.

Masterclass Education are disability confident and therefore if you require any adjustments through the interview/registration process please do get in contact.

We look forward to your application or any questions you may have!


Job Details

Date Posted

May 23, 2024


Crawley, West Sussex


South Coast

Starting Salary


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