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ASC Teaching Assistant

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Job description

Are you a Teaching Assistant looking for a new challenge or perhaps you would like to begin a career in education?

Do you have a passion for supporting individuals with special needs?

If so we would love to hear from you...

A residential school in Blandford Forum are looking for a Teaching Assistant to join their team. This SEN school caters for pupils between the ages of 7 - 19 with autism and associated difficulties. Located in the glorious Dorset countryside with 28 acres of land for play and relaxation, the school boasts many facilities such as a theatre, a sports hall, indoor and outdoor riding arenas, climbing wall, multiple safe play areas and a swimming pool.

To be considered for the role, it is essential you have experience supporting individuals with special needs and have a good understanding of autism.

The successful applicants will work as part of a team under the direction of a teacher assisting students to access a specifically designed curriculum.

The main focus of this role will be to:

  • Support students in lessons
  • Support students during on and off-site activities
  • Support students to make progress in formal learning situations as well as with self-help skills, life skills and social understanding

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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