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SEN Care/Support assistant job Plymouth

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Job description

About the role:

Teaching Personnel are currently looking for the right individual to take on an exciting and rewarding role in a Plymouth based school.

The school caters to students aged 11-16, with complex special needs and physical disabilities. Working full time days and on a supply basis, you will be needed to help provide support for students and also be a major part of developing their social and emotional well being.

The role is highly rewarding and allows the candidate to work in a calm and patient environment, which works hard to ensure that students get the best support, so that they can have a tailored learning experience, which meets their specific individual needs.

The Successful candidate:

  • Calm, supportive and patient
  • A strong background in SEN, Physical disabilities, Learning difficulties
  • Experience with care work and 1:1 support
  • Any experience with MAPA, Makaton, Special support.
  • Willing to jump straight in and get involved
  • Have relevant qualifications

What you get in return?

  • Competitive daily rates - Payed on a weekly basis. Skills, experience, flexibility and availability considered.
  • Become a member of an excellent network which offers connections to many other schools and opportunities.
  • Teaching Personnel's CPD Academy - Your Continuous Professional Development
  • myTP - A great digital service where all your admin is in one place (Payslips, diary, etc.)
  • Safe working practice - Looking after you
  • Excellence in Education Awards - recognising the positive impact you deliver in schools
  • TP Tokens - Support towards national children and educational charities
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In order to work for Teaching Personnel and clear our vetting process, you must have a Child Workforce DBS subscribed to the Update Service. Full assistance will be provided should you need to apply for a new check, at a standard cost of £44, plus an annual subscription fee of £13 for the Update Service.

If you hold experience working with children or young people and want take the next step in building a career in an exciting and rewarding area of education, please contact Ethan on the details below or email your CV and a covering letter. 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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