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ADHD/ADD Teaching Assistant

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Job description

SEN Teaching Assistant required to work 1:1 with a pupil in year 2 with ADHD.

  • Have good behaviour management strategies and be confident whilst working with challenging behaviour.
  • Join a hard working and dedicated team of practitioners
  • Competitive Rates of Daily Pay

We are seeking an SEN Teaching Assistant on behalf of popular and successful school in Coventry, to work with a child in Year 2 who has Autism and ADHD, who may also have traits of Pathological Demand Avoidance.

The role:

The boy is very bright and has a nice sense of humour, however he gets anxious and struggles with the demands of day to day school life. The school is looking for someone who is able to set firm boundaries, is adaptable to his sometimes erratic behaviour and able to build a good rapport with him so that they can help support him at school. You will be required to work with the child on a one to one basis, as well as helping other children within the class.

The School:

This is a large 3 form entry OFSTED ‘GOOD’ school in the CV6 area of Coventry

Career progression:

Although this role will be starting as a temporary role, there is the strong possibility that for the right person, you will be offered a permanent role.


Please only apply if you meet the following requirements:

- Must have SEN experience (preferably ADHD)

- Must have a Teaching Assistant or Degree Qualification

- Must have at least 6 months of experience in a UK School

Teaching Personnel Ltd are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and are also committed to following a policy of equal opportunities.

We respect and value cultural and religious diversity and will not discriminate on the basis of age, gender, religion, race, sexual orientation, ethnic origin, culture or disability.

You must be a UK resident or hold a full UK visa and be willing to complete a Disclosure Barring Service (DBS) check.

For more information please call Claire on 02476 239009 or email your CV to
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