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SEN Teaching Assistant, Chester-Le-Street

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Job description

Primary School SEN Teaching Assistant Wanted 

Are you a Teaching Assistant with SEN experience, 1 to 1 intervention experience or just want to help SEN pupils achieve the best they can? This is a brilliant opportunity for you to offer your expertise as a Teaching Assistant in a class that needs some extra help with SEN pupils who might need 1 to 1 interventions.

School can be a frustrating and confusing experience for children who have not developed their speech and communication skills. Not only will access to the curriculum be difficult, so will developing co-operative skills and friendships. This is a chance to change that, as it has been proven, Specialist Teaching Assistants working closely with the SEN pupil is far more beneficial to the pupil than being left alone to work within the class. This is a vital role for the pupils development and life.

Details about this role:

  • Supporting pupils with additional needs on a 121 or small group basis 
  • Full time/Part time applicants considered 
  • Competitive pay and benefits
  • Work in a lovely primary school with a supportive and local staffing team

In order to apply you must:

  • Hold a UK recognised child care qualification (NVQ Level 3 etc.)
  • Relevant experience to the role, SEN experience
  • Be able to provide 2 good references
  • Valid DBS
  • Be passionate and enthusiastic about helping SEN pupils 


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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