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SEN General Teaching Assistant

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Teaching Assistant, North Denbighshire

  • Do you have experience supporting young people / adults?
  • CPD Opportunities; Team-Teach, ASC Awareness, Safeguarding
  • Be part of a network supporting pupils in care

Do you have experience supporting young people / adults? Looking to start a new role? Do you have a flexible schedule?

We are looking for an experienced person in supporting young people and / or adults on a one-to-one basis with social, emotional and mental health difficulties. On behalf of Cheshire West and Chester Local Authority Virtual School we need the right person to work with a Year 9 pupil, based in a Secondary school in North Denbighshire.

To be successful in this role you must have prior experience in supporting in either a paid or volunteer placement, working with young people or adults with social, emotional and mental health difficulties.

To work with this pupil you be required daily:

• To begin each session new day, new start

• Ensure instructions are clear, repeated and explained

• Collating learning objectives to maintain attention and focus

• Ensure consistency in lessons

• Use of kinaesthetic methods wherever possible

• Avoid change without prior notice

• Any sanction should be swift and appropriate

• Where possible ignore low level verbal disruption

• Allow a time-out if inattentive

In working for Teaching Personnel you will benefit from:

• Choice and Variety – giving you a range of roles and job opportunities to choose from

• Teaching Personnel’s CPD Academy – Your Continuous Professional Development

• Pay – Weekly pay based on your skills, experience, flexibility and availability

• myTP – Digital services that make your work admin and communication simple

• Safe Working Practice – ensuring your reputation is protected

• Excellence in Education Awards – recognising the positive impact you deliver in schools

• TP Tokens – supporting national children and education charities through your direction

If meet the above criteria and are available immediately please contact our Liverpool Secondary / SEN office on 0151 285 4258 or register your details online at:

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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