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ASC Teaching Assistant

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Job description

SEMH / ASC TA required for an immediate start!

  • Opportunity to support students with SEMH and ASC
  • MUST have experience supporting students of a challenging nature
  • MUST be available immediately

I am seeking a Teaching Assistant for a position in Chorley, starting Monday 19th September until the half-term, with a view to becoming a longer term position for the right candidate.

The role will involve supporting pupils aged 15-16 in a specialist school in Chorley.

The school caters for pupils with Autism, Severe Learning Difficulties and Social, Emotional and Mental Health Difficulties.

Due to the nature of the students the school have advised that a male TA would be preferable and applicants must be physically fit and able as the children have been known to 'run' and be physically aggressive.

Candidates with Team Teach are highly sought after!

There may be an element of personal care, however, this isn’t definite.

You must be fully available, 5 days per week. Working hours are likely to be 8:30am – 3:30pm.

Please contact me ASAP if interested in this role as the school wish to arrange the cover ASAP.

I can be contacted on 01772 842155 or please email

As advised, the school would prefer a male, however, if you are a female seeking this type of role, please feel free to contact me regarding alternative opportunities, or forward to a male friend whom you think may be interested.

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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