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SEN Support Worker

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Job description

Teaching Personnel are recruiting for a support worker to work in a specialist SEN setting within a mainstream Secondary school local to Wickford, Essex. The role is to start ASAP until the end of the academic year with the potential to be extended to a permanent contract.  You will be working to support the learning of a secondary aged pupil with special educational needs, including physical difficulties.

The successful candidate will:

  • Be passionate and enthusiastic to work with pupils within the setting to enhance their learning and support their welfare and mental health.
  • Must have experience of working with children and/or young people.
  • Will be proactive and eager to carry out responsibilities.
  • Preferably have experience with Personal Care, and Manual Handling.
  • Ideally NVQ Level 3 in Health and Social Care, higher or similar.

We can offer you:

  • Opportunity to work at various schools (SEN and mainstream) within Essex.
  • Competitive daily pay rate.
  • Continual professional development (CPD) opportunities.

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.

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 Summer on the details below or email your CV to 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. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later

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