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Learning Support Assistant - Caerphilly

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Job description

A teaching assistant position has become available in RCT. The secondary school is actively looking for 'sporty' male teaching assistants to help assist with a boy of KS3 age with some challenging behaviours and learning difficulties. Specifically, they are looking for a resilient teaching assistant who can keep the pupils engaged and help with classroom management on a one to one basis.

The Ideal Candidate will:

  • Be confident with challenging behaviours.
  • Be highly adaptable.
  • Have experience working with children, either as a class or on a one to one
  • Come from a sporting or coaching background.
  • Be potentially interested in applying for a PGCE and looking for classroom experience.

Teaching Personnel are working on behalf of the school to find inspirational teaching assistants who will be consistent and positive influences on the lives of the pupils they are assigned to. The school has struggled in the past to find assistants the students will respond well to. Historically, candidates from sporting backgrounds have proven highly successful and have made a hugely positive impact for both the school and the student.

What Teaching Personnel can offer you:

  • Full support and career development.
  • Training courses.
  • Free trail days within the school.
  • Competitive pay.
  • Opportunities for long term positions.

The school are looking to fill the position as soon as possible.

If this sounds like an area where you might excel then please send your CV to Jack Jenkins at or apply via the link 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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