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High Wycombe SEN School requires Sports Coach/TA!

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Job description

Teaching Personnel work closely with a High Wycombe based School which specifically caters for pupils with SEN and Challenging Behaviours. The School is smaller than average, candidates will be expected to work on a 1:1 or small group basis with pupils who display challenging behaviours - sometimes pupils can be violent and therefore candidates must have strong behaviour management skills and/or be Team Teach trained.

The School are seeking a hard working, energetic, empathetic and passionate Sports Coach or Teaching Assistant to specifically work in their PE department as a Support Worker/Sports Coach. You may be expected to deliver sports lessons to the pupils but you MUST be willing to assist in other subjects too as your timetable won't always be in the PE department. The pupils in School are all male and range in age from 10 - 17 years old.

The candidate suited to this role will have experience working with pupils who have additional needs or experience supporting pupils who display challenging behaviours. The candidate suited to this role will have a passion for enriching the lives of children who are harder to reach through sports and be confident in their behaviour management skills.

The successful candidate will benefit from:

- Negotiable pay rates

Long term position available

- Access to Teaching Personnel's CPD courses including Team Teach and Autism Awareness

- Rewarding position supporting pupils with additional needs

If this role sounds ideal for you please don't hesitate in contacting Georgina on 0118 3271556 or email with your CV and covering letter.

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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