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SEN Learning Support Assistant | Cardiff

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SEN Learning Support Assistant | Cardiff 

Pay: GBP57-GBP65 per day (No Hidden Fees)

Opportunities for Long Term Placements in January 2020



Our Specialist SEN Branch here at Teaching Personnel are currently recruiting for Learning Support Assistants to work within Specialist SEN & Behaviour provisions across South Wales. Our client SEN and Behaviour schools now look to us to support them with their additional staffing requirements in the run up to Christmas and going into January 2020. Have you ever considered working within a SEN schools? I can promise you it's one of the most opportunities you could ever consider.

The Ideal Candidate: 

  • Have an interest or experience in supporting children and young people who have additional learning needs. This can include Autism, Cerebral Palsy & Complex Medical Disorders. 
  • Looking for experience for future career aspirations. 
  • The ability to proactive in situations that can challenge.
  • To be lighthearted and engaging. 

Your role:

  • Preparing learning resources.
  • Encouraging children's confidence, self esteem and independence.
  • Helping children understand instructions,
  • through repetition, re-phrasing or demonstrating.
  • Putting into practice individual education, social, behavioural and personal care programmes.


Worried you do not have sufficient classroom experience? please do not panic! Many of the schools look at a potential candidates personality over experience. So if you have an interest in this field and don't know how to go about getting into the SEN sector. Please get in touch at your earliest convenience. Please use the "apply now" button below this job description. Alternatively, please call Bethan on 02920 660270 and she will be more than happy to help 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. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

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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