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SEMH Teaching Assistant

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Job description

Full time teaching assistant needed for Plymouth SEN schools

  • Are you looking for full time work?
  • Do you have a passion in supporting children with SEN?
  • Have you got a full, clean driving licence?

Cornwall SEN are pleased to be working in close partnership with a specialist SEN school in Plymouth.

Our client is dedicated to delivering specialist education services to children and young adults with a wide range of behavioural and learning difficulties.

They currently require a full time Behavioural assistant to start in their school sites in . The role will be focused on supporting the teacher with Sports and Outdoor Education lessons to 11 - 16 year old pupils with social, emotional and behavioural difficulties.

The role is to work in the school and may be working 1:1 or small group work.

The ideal candidate will have:

Strong ability and skills to keep students involved and "on track"

Excellent support and motivation

Previous experience working with social, emotional and behaviour difficulties

Flexibility to adapt to unique situations and requirements

An outstanding track record being reliable, professional, hardworking and punctual

Hold a current enhanced DBS on the update service or be prepared to apply for a new one

2 recent references that can be verified

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a specialist SEN school. It is also a chance to make a real difference to the lives of their pupils and students, many of which have previously experienced difficulty in sustained learning within a mainstream provision.

If you are interested then please contact Lauren kenchington on 01872 250120 or email your CV to

We look forward to hearing from you!

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.

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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