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Classroom Support Assistants Needed!

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Job description

Are you looking to support students on a one to one basis with challenging behaviour?
We Need You!

Location: Weston Super Mare

Salary: £57-65 per day

Teaching Personnel are looking for Learning Support Assistant to work in a specialist SEN school in Weston Super Mare area. This school requires Learning Support Assistants to work 1:1 with students who have social, emotional, mental health difficulties.

Due to the pupils challenging behaviour, these students require you to support them throughout the school day in order to stay focused and be supported throughout the lessons as well as working through specific activities outside of the classroom.

This role is full time, 5 days a week and would be for immediate start up until the end of the academic year.

You/The Candidate:

  • You would ideally need to have experience and be confident in working with challenging behaviour or within a similar type of role.
  • Be able to build good solid relationships - with both staff and students that you'll be working alongside
  • Previous experience of working with Special Educational Needs, whether that is with adults or children.
  • Be looking to start as soon as possible
  • Holds a Child Workforce DBS, on the update service or be happy to do one!

We can offer you:

  • Ongoing seminars and training courses such as Team Teach and Moving & Handling to continue your individual professional development.
  • A dedicated and experienced personal SEN specialist consultant that works with our supply staff to place them in schools and locations that suited to them.
  • Wages paid directly into your bank account every week via PAYE.
  • Refer a friend introductory scheme
  • And more!

This role will be suitable for you, if you are looking to start or pursue a career working with young pupils who have challenging behaviour. If you feel like this is you, please get in touch with Hope on 0117 92000 44 or apply via the link!

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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