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PMLD Teaching Assistant

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Job description

SEN Support Barnsley

  • Experience within SEN is highly desired
  • CPD opportunities available e.g. Team Teach
  • Excellent rates of pay

Teaching Personnel currently have a high demand for Special Educational Needs (SEN) teaching assistants (TA’s) and higher level teaching assistants (HLTA's) in Barnsley, South Yorkshire. Our client is seeking to develop a bank of good quality cover TA’s and/or HLTA level staff in an SLD / PMLD school setting. In the first instance the school wishes to meet with any potential candidates in order for them to get to know the needs of the pupils before committing to any formal work with them.

You will need to be proactive, enthusiastic and have a determination to succeed. Individuals with additional skills such as Makaton, BSL, PECS, Team Teach and Moving and Handling qualifications are highly desirable but not essential. Teaching Personnel also offer a range of CPD courses including Team-Teach, Introduction to Autism and Moving and Handling.

If you believe you have the desired skills, attributes and/or are interested in the role please call Sarah your Specialist SEN Consultant on 0113 224 0234 or email on

All candidates applying to posts through Teaching Personnel are required to undertake or have undertaken an Enhanced Disclosure via the Criminal Records Bureau - Full assistance provided.

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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