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1:1 Teaching Assistant - Plymouth & surrounding area

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1:1 Teaching Assistant - Plymouth & surrounding area

(1:1 SEN Teaching Assistant)

Would you describe yourself as caring, confident and a strong communicator? Teaching Personnel are now recruiting for a 1:1 SEN Teaching Assistant with these skills!

As the second term is coming to a close, we are now searching for the right teaching assistant to fill this position. The role is full time Mon-Fri term time only; to start in one of our local schools after Easter.

What is required from you?

  • Previous experience in a 1:1 role within an Special Education Needs role
  • Have an NVQ Level 3 or above in Health and Social Care or similar
  • Full UK driving licence is desirable but not essential
  • Experience working with children with Special Educational Needs/SEN (Autism, Emotional Difficulties, Behavioural Difficulties or Learning Difficulties) or training in PECS/ Makaton/ BSL / Team Teach is desirable

Benefits for you:

  • A Temporary position with the potential to becoming permanent
  • Pay between £270 - £325 per week depending on role and experience
  • Working alongside supportive and respectful staff teams
  • 1:1 SEN Teaching Assistants position to start after Easter
  • Full time (Those seeking part time positions can still apply)

In order to work for Teaching Personnel and clear our vetting process, you must have a Child Workforce DBS subscribed to the Update Service. Full assistance will be provided should you need to apply for a new check, at a standard cost of £44, plus an annual subscription fee of £13 for the Update Service.

If you hold experience working with children and young people who have special educational needs and want take the next step in building a career in an exciting and rewarding area of education, please contact Megan on the details below or email your CV and a covering letter. We look forward to hearing from you!

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see for details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay.

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

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