SEN teaching assistant: model job description

Download our model job description and person specification for an SEN TA and adapt it to meet your school's needs.

Last reviewed on 1 February 2022
School types: Maintained, Academy, Independent, Welsh establishment · School phases: Primary, Secondary
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  1. Download our model job description and person specification

Download our model job description and person specification

Use our model job description and person specification to recruit your next teaching assistant for pupils with special educational needs (SEN). 

There are no specific statutory requirements for this role, so we've based it on the most common features that other schools include. 

You'll need to adapt it to suit your school’s context, needs and priorities.