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Higher Level Teaching Assistant

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Higher Level Teaching Assistant in Derby

About the School

We are seeking to appoint a creative, highly motivated, and enthusiastic Higher Level Teaching Assistant, to work in various primary/secondary schools around the Derby and Derbyshire area.

We are looking for professionals with drive, energy and commitment, with an innovative approach to support young children who demonstrate behaviour of concern and work with them 1:1. This is an exciting opportunity to explore the different roles we have to offer, where you can commit to working full time.

The role

To assist the school SENCO in providing appropriate support to pupils with additional needs within the mainstream school setting. This responsibility equally extends to those pupils who require individual learning programmes and includes transition of pupils to Key Stage 3 or specialist provision.

Essential Experience:

  • Ability to assist teaching staff in the planning and application of individual support programmes
  • Ability to manage challenging behaviour effectively to ensure a good and safe learning environment
  • Ability to set high expectations which inspire, motivate and challenge pupils
  • A good understanding of Safeguarding practice within a school environment
  • Strategies which encourage parents and carers to support their childrens' learning

If you feel that you possess two or more of these qualities then please get in touch!

  • Outgoing personality
  • Youth work experience
  • Team Teach
  • Mentoring
  • Criminology
  • Sports coaching
  • SEN experience
  • Teaching/Learning support assistance

If you feel like you have the necessary skills or would like to be considered for the position then please call Siobhan on 0115 845 6408 or apply below.

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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