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Teaching Assistant required in Darwen

  • Darwen Secondary School requires Teaching Assistant
  • Long term position available
  • Negotiable rates of pay (£48-58 per day)

Are you a Teaching Assistant seeking a new role?

If so, Teaching Personnel are seeking a Teaching Assistant for 2017 in a Darwen based secondary school. The School is larger than average and the pupils in this school display generally good behaviour, however, you will be expected to work with pupils who tend to be a bit more challenging and who are lower ability and therefore need some support in their classes.

The role is full time and is due to continue until the end of the academic year. The role will require you to support pupils who are struggling in class or pupils that often get distracted or display challenging behaviour. The School is located close to the M65 and if currently ofsted judged 'Good'.

The candidate must be over 18, have experience working with children, ideally within an educational setting and be confident when working with pupils. The candidate must work closely with the class Teacher and may be asked to help plan lessons.

The successful candidate will benefit from:

* Negotiable rates of pay £48-58 per day

* Potential long term position

* Working in an ofsted judged 'Good' School

If this role sounds ideal for you then please don't hesitate to contact Kirsten on 01772 842155 or email

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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