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ADHD/ADD Teaching Assistant

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Job description

Do you have a passion for supporting pupils with challenging behaviour?

  • Full time roles (8.30am-4pm)
  • Work until the end of the academic year
  • Competitive pay

Teaching Personnel are currently working with a number of Primary Schools in Hertfordshire who require additional support in their Year 6 classes. There are a number of challenging pupils that will be going onto Secondary School at the end of the term who distract the rest of the class and need someone who is firm but fair.

We are looking for Teaching Assistants, Learning Support Assistants and Mentors to go in and support these pupils. You will work with small groups and 1:1 with pupils who are disengaged. Your main role will be to integrate them back within the class and support them with the run up to SATS.

You must have experience dealing with either special education needs, challenging pupils in a mainstream school or in another setting with children of this age. If you have team teach or steps this would be extremely desirable however not essential. You will need to be patient, thick skinned and persistent to take on this role.

What we offer; Full time paid work, local schools, dedicated consultant to help you secure a position and the chance to progress your career!

If you live in Hertfordshire, have a DBS or willing to complete one asap and have relevant experience. Please send your CV to or call 01923 602 799.

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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