SEN Teaching Assistant


East London


£81-£83 per day


Weekly Pay Rates (depending on experience) – £405- £415

Affinity Workforce are working in partnership with an outstanding Multi-Trust Academy within the heart of East London, across four Specialist schools in the E17 IG8 and RM3 postcodes. This is an exciting opportunity, starting ASAP, for passionate SEND Teaching Assistants who are dedicated to supporting and making a difference in these young pupil’s lives.


The Schools:

The schools offer a specialist provision for pupils aged between 4-19 with a range of complex and significant learning needs in the area of cognition and learning (with co-occurring conditions). This includes learners with ADHD, ASD, Downs, PMLD, SEMH and those with complex physical and sensory impairments.


The Positions:

  • These are full – time, part – time and bank roles, with flexibility to fit in around you.
  • Paid weekly, TERM TIME ONLY
  • School hours are 8.30 – 15.30
  • The positions are long term temporary, some of which will possibly have permanent options with the schools in the future.


Desired attributes:

  • Experience within SEND schools or mainstream working with children with specialist needs
  • A Teaching or Teaching Assistant Qualification is desired but not essential
  • Drivers Licence and transport or access to public transport (for rural schools)
  • Team Teach Qualification (desired)
  • Safeguarding



  • Enhanced Adult and Child DBS on the updater service or happy to apply for one at £47 (which will be reimbursed after 12 days work)
  • Right to work document
  • Up to date CV


All positions at the school are subject to a satisfactory Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check, references, and receipt of the appropriate Right to Work documents. Affinity is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.


For more information please get in touch with Leanne Harrison by calling 03331885710





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