Teaching Assistant

Philosophy Education


  • SEMH Teaching Assistant
  • KS2
  • Enfield Primary School
  • Full-time
  • 8.30am to 4.00pm
  • ASAP Start 

A primary school in Enfield are looking for an experienced SEMH Teaching Assistant to join their school for the summer term to support within their KS2 nurture class.

The Role

In this role you will be providing support within a nurture class of 6 – 8 Key stage 2 pupils with identified Social emotional and mental health needs (SEMH). The school have created this specialist provision to allow the pupils to learn in a more creative and play-based learning environment. Pupils will have the chance to develop their confidence, independence, good behaviour and a positive attitude towards school.

The school are looking for an SEMH Teaching Assistant with experience who is able to de-escalate situations and support pupils to build confidence and resilience to return to mainstream classrooms.

This role is offered on a long-term contract basis starting ASAP and will continue in September 

The school

This small, welcoming primary school is based in Enfield and is rated ‘Good’ by Ofsted. The school has high expectations and pupils achieve good results. As well as academic success, the school provides a range of enrichment opportunities allowing children to explore a range of hands-on learning opportunities through theme weeks. There is a committed and experienced senior leadership team in place at the school and there is a true family feel within the school for staff, pupils and families.

The school are looking for an SEMH teaching assistant with the following:

  • Experience supporting pupils with SEMH

If you are passionate about making a difference and supporting pupils to manage their emotions and love learning again then please apply ASAP.


We have a policy to respond to all applications within three working days. However, because of the volume of applications, we are sometimes unable to reply to individual enquiries. If we have not contacted you within this specified time your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Philosophy Education is a Recruitment Business and is advertising this vacancy on behalf of one of its clients.