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MLD Teaching Assistant

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Job description

SEN Teachin Assistant Required in the Portsmouth Area

  • Good transport links
  • Full time role
  • Excellent rates of pay

Are you looking for a new role?

Do you have experience working with children?

We are looking to appoint a Teaching Assistant for a school in the Portsmouth area. We are looking for someone with experience of working with children aged from 2-19, however experience in education is not essential. Ideally applicants will have experience within a SEN school or similar provision and will have worked with young people with Autism, challenging behaviour or complex needs. A lot of the children have profound and multiple learning difficulties, so we are looking for someone who has experience in feeding and personal care also.

Good communication skills, patience and sensitivity are essential.

NQTs with relevant experience are welcome to apply.

An ideal candidate will have:

- Supportive teaching techniques

- Team Teach trained (desirable, but not essential)

- Experience with special education needs

- Committed, loyal and hard working

- Willing to work within a team

- A good communicator

- Patient and understanding

If you would like to apply for this role, or would like further information, please contact Sammy on 02380 836648 or email your CV to

All applicants will require the appropriate qualification and training for this role. For teacher roles, we require a formally recognised teaching qualification. For Support staff our minimum requirement is GCSE English & Maths (A-C) or equivalent.

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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