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Behavioural Teaching Assistant

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Job description

We are currently seeking an enthusiastic and experienced Teaching Assistant to support a group of young people in one of our Sheffield Primary Schools within a classroom setting on a part time basis. There is also a high element of supporting children who do display highly challenging behaviours and have challenging backgrounds, therefore your role will also involve deescalating and managing difficult behavioural situations and be resilient towards this.

The ideal candidate will have the following skills and experience

  • Previous or transferable experience with young people
  • Calm and approachable manor
  • Able to deescalate and defuse high tension situations
  • Team Teach Trained (we are able to provide this to those without)

Teaching personnel is the leading education recruitment agency in the UK, benefits include

  • Ongoing CPD opportunities
  • Great pay up to £70 per day
  • TA of the month awards
  • Dedicated consultant
  • Access to the largest school network in the UK

If you are interested in this role, please call Laura Mackay in the Primary Team on 0114 241 3343 or email your CV laura-

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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