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ADHD/ADD Teacher

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SEN (ADHD/Attention Deficit) Teaching Assistant - Sheffield Primary school

  • Work one to one with Year 3 boy with ADHD - in class support and inclusion
  • Previous experience supporting behaviour desirable as is Team Teach or equivalent qualification
  • Working closely with the SENCO and inclusion team & Year 3 class teacher

As part of a preferred supplier agreement, a “Good” primary school in the Sheffield area currently working closely with Teaching Personnel to support SEN and inclusion within school.

There is a particular child in Year 3 who has been diagnosed with ADHD (Attention Deficit) and needs the support of a teaching assistant on a full time basis. The child displays a number of challenging behaviours which can be related to their inability to communicate effectively and a short attention span.

This position is due to start as soon as possible;

- Year 3 boy with ADHD

- Supporting Learning in and outside the classroom

- SEN Teaching Assistant

- Working within a Year 3 class in close partnership with the Year 3 teacher.

As an SEN Teaching Assistant you would be expected to build effective communication and relationships with the Year 3 child and with other children within the Year 3 class. Using strategies and techniques that work for the chid, supporting ADHD can be both challenging and rewarding, but this particular school provides a great environment to allow all children to learn.

All applicants to Teaching Personnel must have a DBS on the up date service and will be subject to two reference checks.

If you are interested in this position please contact Teaching Personnel on 0114 241 3343.

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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