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PMLD Teaching Assistant

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Job description

An Outstanding Teaching Assistant Required in Portsmouth

  • Small class sizes
  • Competitive rates of pay
  • CPD opportunities

Do you have a passion for supporting children/adults in a care setting? Do you want to work with children in a school setting? Then this could be the role for you!

Teaching Personnel are currently seeking a Learning Support Assistant to work in a primary school near Gosport. You will be required to work with small groups of children or on a 1:1 basis with an individual child who have a range of learning difficulties, such as autism, MLD and SLD. Often, the children are high functioning and have challenging behaviour.

The ideal candidate will have experience working in a care setting with adults or children with special educational needs and understand the sensitivity of pupils with special needs.

The successful SEN teaching assistant must:

• Be pro active and be able to engage students

• Be patient and can be a positive role model for children

• Be able to use positive reinforcement when supporting behaviour difficulties

• Have a DBS or be willing to apply for one

What we at Teaching Personnel can offer in return:

• Excellent rates of pay

• Weekly pay

• A dedicated consultant

• Ongoing CPD and training

• Cash rewards for referrals

If you fit the above criteria, and think this role is suitable for you, then please send your updated CV to Sammy Carpenter (Hampshire SEN Consultant) at or give me a ring on 02380 836648.

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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