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Higher Level Teaching Assistant

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A Pupil Referral Unit in Christchuch are looking for an exceptional High Level Teaching Assistant to start full time, who can work alongside the teaching staff and deliver 1:1 when appropriate.

The school is a Pupil Referral Unit which provides education for those pupils who have been permanently excluded from mainstream school. The school also offers a provision for those pupils with medical/mental health needs which prevent them from accessing their mainstream place. It is a very small school which is currently able to offer 40 pupil places.  This comprises of up to 20 places at the main site and up to 20 places at the medical site.

The successful candidate:

  • will have excellent literacy & IT skills
  • will contribute towards the whole school and the well-being of all who attend
  • will be able to plan and deliver interventions across the school
  • will be confident in their approach to behaviour management
  • have experience of working with children with SEND/SEMH/challenging behaviour
  • will have high expectations about raising standards across the school
  • will be flexible and innovative in their approach
  • experience of working within an SEN setting would be desirable

To find out more information or to be considered for the role, please apply today!

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. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

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