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SEMH Teaching Assistant

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Job description

  • Are you looking for a new and exciting work environment?


  • Are you patient and caring?


  • Are you interested in making a positive contribution to the lives of young people?

Teaching Personnel are recruiting for a Teaching Assistant for a secondary school in the Macclesfield areato support pupilswho have been assessed as having social, emotional and/or mental health difficulties, to start once the schools reopen, following the COVID-19 closures.

Within this school, pupils are taught a varied curriculum, complemented by a wide range of extra curricular offerings. The school strive to ensure that each and every pupil should have access to every possible opportunity and succeed in any path they choose to take.

The ideal candidate for this role would be:

  • A calm and patient practitioner
  • Professional or personal experience of SEN
  • Dedicated and committed to making a real change in young people’s lives.

Your role at the school would be to assist the class teacher and support other TA’s in the room throughout the school day. Your main duties will include helping pupils with their work, assistance in group work activities, and providing an alternative environment for the pupils to work in order to promote their progress and help them reach their full potential.

What you can expect from Teaching Personnel:

  • A dedicated consultant to discuss current or future roles with you
  • An extensive CPD program
  • Payment in house, meaning no fees from Umbrella companies
  • GBP290 - GBP350 per week

If you are interested in registering with Teaching Personnel to be put forwards for Teaching Assistant roles once the schools return, please upload your most recent CV for consideration.

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. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We offer all our registered candidates FREE child protection and prevent duty training. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

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