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SEMH Teaching Assistant

Job description

  • Looking for a primary TA role supporting pupils behavioural difficulties?
  • Do you want to work in an education setting supporting primary aged pupils KS1 and KS2?
  • Do you have a Team-Teach certificate?

Teaching Personnel are looking to recruit SEN Teaching Assistants to work within a Secondary Special Educational Needs School in Wirral. We are looking for people that are flexible and can work on a day to day basis as well as people that would like long term work.

The rate of pay for this school is GBP10 per hour.


Our client school provides education for pupils with behavioural, emotional and social difficulties from 11-16. Everyone in the school strives to create an environment where teamwork, support and friendship form the basis of our relationships. They value children as individuals and encourage their development as active, positive members of the school and their own communities

This school is a 10 minute drive from the tunnel and has very close public transport links; there are bus stops and a train station within walking distance from the school.

SEN Teaching Assistant – Responsibilities

 *To encourage pupils to join in with all activities and to take a full and active part in school life.

*To prepare, modify and adapt resources and learning materials for the pupil as agreed with the class teacher and other professionals.

*To encourage the pupil to develop a positive self image, and to develop confidence in their abilities and communication with others.

*To work on own initiative and manage situations with children with challenging behaviours including verbal and physical aggression

SEN Teaching Assistant – Requirements

You must have had solid experience working with children and/or young people with behavioural difficulties. It is preferred for this school for teaching assistant to be Team-Teach qualified or have similar restraint training. This however is not essential.

SEN Teaching Assistant - Contact

All teaching assistants/ LSA’s interested will need to email with an up to date CV 

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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.

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