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SEMH Teaching Assistant

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Job description

Teaching Assistant Bolton

  • long term position supporting young people on a small group and 1:1 basis?
  • opportunity to build experience and then progress in an achieving school?
  • pay rate between £9 and £10 per hour

My client school in central Bolton is seeking to employ an experienced teaching assistant to join their staffing team. The school is a specialist setting for children with social, emotional and mental health difficulties (SEMH). The pupils can display challenging behaviour and can be very difficult to engage in education.

The successful teaching assistant for this Bolton post will be able to manage behaviour and engage the young people in education. The Bolton school caters for young people in KS3 and KS4. The school are looking for people with experience in supporting young people with SEMH difficulties, not necessarily school based, but in a residential, coaching, and youth work capacity.

The individual:

• Experienced

• Passionate about changing a child’s education experience

• Resilient

The post can be an immediate start for a teaching assistant who is on the DBS update service.

Do you feel you meet the criteria for this exciting opportunity? If so, apply by sending your CV to or please call 01612421795 for more information.

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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