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Job description

KS1 1:1 Support Worker, Reading

  • Potential for a permanent contract
  • Salary – Main pay scale
  • Great opportunity to gain invaluable experience

Teaching Personnel are recruiting on behalf of a “Good” Primary School in Reading who are looking for a KS1 SEMH Support Worker to support a KS1 pupil with severe behavioural difficulties.

The KS1 pupil has recently transitioned from a Pupil Referral Unit and can be physically and verbally aggressive. Experience of having worked in Pupil Referral Unit’s with EBD is preferable but not essential. However the incoming KS1 Support Worker must have prior experience of having supported pupils with severe behavioural difficulties and must have a resilient nature.

This KS1 Support Worker role is a Full Time post; term- time only and is to start from September 2017 up until the rest of the academic year with the scope for a permanent contract for the ideal Support Worker.

The school is an OFTED rated “Good” Primary School in Reading who have a fantastic support structure in place to facilitate learning and development for all staff members with opportunities for CPD. The staff share the head teacher’s passion and drive for improvement and feel valued and supported. They are eager to strengthen their practice continuously, therefore you will be joining them at an exciting time in their journey.

All KS1 Support Workers wishing to be considered for this post are urged to apply straight away.

To be considered – please email your CV to or for more information about the school.

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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