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Learning Support Assistant for SEN School

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Job description

Are you looking for a position where you are given the opportunity to assist in young people's academic progress? Do you have experience working with children? Do you want to positively influence the lives of young people?

Teaching Personnel are currently recruiting for special educational needs schools that cater for young people with learning and physical difficulties in the Waterlooville and surrounding area. The schools are interested in recruiting Teaching Assistants to help support the children with their learning. The schools that we work with need people with an engaging personality to help support these young people. In this role the successful candidate will be expected to have flexibility to work with different abilities, and use their initiative to get involved with the pupil's and work independently.

The ideal candidate for this role will have a background in working with Special Needs and will therefore have the knowledge and ability to manage challenging behaviour in a way which still produces positive outcomes. Having a relevant qualification such as a Teaching Assistant, Health and Social Care, or Child Development degree will also enhance your application.

Work type will include working term time only, on a day to day basis. There is the opportunity for permanent employment, and trial days at the school are welcome, upon undergoing a vetting process.

If this role matches your previous experience or future aspirations, please send your CV and a covering letter

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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