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Offsted ‘Outstanding’ special educational needs (SEN) school based in Leatherhead urgently require a Special Educational

  • Well established career ladder.
  • Experienced Head Teacher and senior leadership team
  • Compassionate and well-informed staff and senior leadership team

Offsted ‘Outstanding’ special educational needs (SEN) school based in Leatherhead require a Special Educational Needs Teaching Assistant (SENTA) full time.

Experience is a bonus but is not essential as this school offers training opportunities and CPD courses.

Ideal candidate:

•Desired but not essential - Previous Art, Music, Psychology, sport, and horticulture graduates/trained professionals.

•Previous experience with any form of SEN in any professional or home environment would be beneficial

•Experience and or interest in special educational including Asperger’s, Autism and SLD

•A real Passion for working with, and educating children and being a big part of their development

•Willingness to learn, adapt and to take on new challenges

This school based in Leatherhead has state of the art facilities in therapy based around SLD. Therefore this Leatherhead based special educational school is looking for SEN staff who can bring out pupils true potential harnessing these specific tools. However, even with all this state of the art technology they are also looking for staff who are good all-rounders in core subjects such as Literacy, Numeracy and Science.

This school offer a selection of training for their staff including Team-Teach, moving and handling, basic first aid and health and safety.

If you live in Leatherhead, or can easily travel to Leatherhead from surrounding areas and you feel like you are a candidate who has 1 or more of these qualities, or simply want to find out more about this exciting opportunity, please call Ed Alston on 01189 071 531 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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