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Manual Handling Trained Teaching Assistant

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Job description

Teaching Personnel are looking to recruit a Manual Handling trained teaching assistant to work with a client school based in Cwmbran. This school is SEN specific, supporting children with ASD (Autistic Spectrum Disorder), PMLD (Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties), EBD (Emotional and Behavioural Difficulties) and S&L (Speech and Language). Candidates with additional qualifications, such as Makaton, Team Teach and PECS would be advantageous for the role.

Applicants will have considerable, recent experience of working with children within a Primary or Secondary capacity, and whose background has involved specifically working with children requiring behavioural and emotional support.

  • Duties will include:

    • Supporting SEN pupils in the learning environment
    • Providing personal and welfare care
    • Classroom administrative support
    • Support pupils with their day to day routine
    • Play time duty may be required of you

    In return for your commitment to supporting our young people, we can offer you a modern working environment, a team of supportive colleagues and the opportunity for professional development.

    If you have an unwavering commitment to safeguarding young people, high levels of personal resilience and thrive in an environment where no two days are the same, then we want to hear from you.

Do you have experience working with children with Special Educational Needs? If yes! Please feel free to contact Matt our SEN specialist, we would love to hear from you.

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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