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SEN Teaching Assistant - Burnley Primary School (BB11)

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Job description

Due to the continued working relationship Teaching Personnel have with this Burnley based primary school, we are looking to recruit an SEN Teaching Assistant to work with a child with complex & additional needs in the Reception class. This 1 form entry primary school take great pride in their "Good" OFSTED status and have outstanding behaviour throughout school. Due to the intake of a new child, this Burnley based primary school are looking to appoint a teaching assistant with SEN experience for their Early Years department.

As an autism specialist teaching assistant, you would be joining a well thought of phase within the school. They would be able to offer you focused support with the SENCO and the learning plans for the child will be clearly laid out. As a teaching assistant in the Early Years, having experience of working with children with SEN is important as you would be expected to work on a 1:1 basis with this child.

The Role:

  • 1:1 support for a child with challenging behaviours
  • Withdrawal work when necessary
  • Some communication issues leading to behaviour
  • Full time - ASAP start

The Person:

  • Experience of working with Autism - Children or Young People
  • Comfortable with challenging behaviours
  • Able to communicate with children with little speaking ability
  • Communication through visual aids
  • Supported complex needs

If you are interested in this position, Please contact Howard at the East Lancashire Primary branch of Teaching Personnel on 01772 842154.

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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