SEN Primary Teaching Assistant

Cardiff County
Up to £10,000
17 Oct 2020
22 Oct 2020
Contract Type
Part Time
  • SEN Primary Teaching Assistant
  • Cardiff
  • £55- £65 per day
  • 'Good' Primary School School

This 'Good' primary school in Cardiff are looking to appoint a SEN Primary Teaching Assistant to work on a 1:1 basis with a SEN child as well a working as a general teaching assistant. This a friendly well organised primary school and the head teacher would like the teaching assistant to be someone who is friendly, kind and easily adaptable. The role is to work for the mornings with a child in nursery and then afternoons to work in year 6. This Cardiff Primary School are looking for an SEN Primary Teaching Assistant that can help with;
  • General teaching assistant work- helping the class teacher in the classroom with displays, marking, small group work
  • 1:1 learning support: working with children on an individual basis in areas where they require additional input
  • Special needs (SEND) assistant: working with children who have special needs and who require additional support

The successful SEN Primary Teaching Assistant will;
  • Have experience working as a Teaching Assistant in a primary school in the UK, but enthusiastic graduates will be considered
  • Be confident, flexible and adaptable, with a can-do approach
  • Have a cheerful outlook and a good sense of humour and who can support the teacher fully
  • Have a determination to help pupils reach their full potential
  • Have a high standard of spoken and written English

Applications are particularly welcomed from candidates with skills/training in PECS, makaton, BSL and experience of working with children with autism.

If you are an SEN Primary teaching assistant and seeking work to start in November please get in touch by emailing or calling the Cardiff office on