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SEMH Teaching Assistant

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Job description

Teaching Assistant required in Preston

  • Negotiable rates of pay dependant on experience £48-59 per day
  • Long term position available
  • Rewarding position supporting pupils with SEMH difficulties

Are you a Teaching Assistant seeking a new role?

If so, I work closely with a Preston based School who are seeking a strong Teaching Assistant to work with particularly challenging pupils. The School is smaller than average and it is a Pupil Referral Unit which caters for pupils who have been excluded from mainstream School or pupils with behavioural difficulties and/or special needs. The School is based on the outskirts of Preston and the pupils in this School will display both verbally and physically aggressive behaviour.

The role is full time and the School is seeking a strong candidate who is not afraid to 'get stuck in'. The role will require the candidate to support pupils both emotionally and academically.

The candidate must be hard working, have strong classroom management skills, be able to build rapport quickly with particularly challenging pupils and you must be available full time and able to start within the next two weeks ideally.

The successful candidate will benefit from:

* Negotiable rates of pay £48-60 per day

* Long term position available

* Rewarding position working with challenging pupils

If this role sounds ideal for you then please do not hesitate to contact Kirsten on 01772 842155 or email

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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