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ADHD/ADD Teaching Assistant

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Job description

Teaching Assistant required in Nelson

  • Nelson SEN School requires Teaching Assistant
  • Long term position available
  • Negotiable rates of pay £49-59 per day

Are you a Support/Teaching Assistant seeking work in the Nelson area?

If so, Teaching Personnel work closely with a School based in the Nelson area who are seeking extra Teaching and Support Assistants to work with pupils who have ADHD and Autism. The School is an SEN School and is larger than average. The pupils in this School have special educational needs and in recent months the school have had an influx of pupils with ADHD. These pupils can display fairly challenging behaviours and need both academic and emotional support.

The role will start on an ad-hoc supply basis and is likely to become something longer term, if not permanent. The role will require the candidate to be flexible, adaptable and happy to work in a number of classes with different age ranges and abilities.

The candidate must be hard working and have experience supporting pupils with SEN, in particular ADHD, this doesn't have to be within an educational setting.

The successful candidate will benefit from;

* Negotiable rates of pay £49-59 per day

* Long term position available

* Rewarding position supporting pupils with ADHD

If this role sounds ideal for you then please do not hesitate to contact Kirsten on 01772 842155 or email

All applicants will require the appropriate qualification and training for this role. For teacher roles, we require a formally recognised teaching qualification. For Support staff our minimum requirement is GCSE English & Maths (A-C) or equivalent.

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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