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SEN Teaching Assistant

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Special Educational Needs Teaching Assistant wanted near Marazion!

  • Are you an enthusiastic, inspiring learning Support Assistant looking for a new role?
  • Do you have experience working with special needs?
  • Do you have specific experience working with children with autism?
  • Are you qualified or have experience working within a school or childcare setting?
  • Are you located close to Marazion?

We have a new opportunity for a SEN TA to work alongside a professional Senco and group of Teachers in providing the best start to education for children.

To qualify for this, you will need to have:

  • A passion for education and encouraging children to develop.
  • The ability to build and maintain relationships with children, either in small groups or 1:1.
  • Work to your own initiative with confidence both inside and outside of the classroom.
  • Previous School/Health care experience/Youth work/Sports coaching experience is desired.
  • Experience working 1:1 with people with autism (this can be personal experience).
  • A DBS Child workforce only registered with the update service (or be willing to apply for one)
  • A full Driving License.

As behaviour management will be a big part of your job, experience or training within this sector is essential. This could be:

  • Providing constant positivity throughout the lessons
  • Building a strong relationship with a student
  • Assisting them with their task but allowing them to be independent
  • Providing boundaries

Team Teach training is preferred but this can be offered with Teaching Personnel throughout the Summer Holidays alongside other CPD programmes.TP also offer FREE Safeguarding and Prevent training and constant updates to new courses that will enhance your progression.

All candidates must be able to provide two references from their most current schools or employments and must provide a Child Only DBS check registered to the update service. If you do not have this, Teaching Personnel can help you apply. The DBS is GBP40, and the Update Service is GBP13.

If this sounds like the perfect role for you;

Call us on… 01872 250120

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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. We offer all our registered candidates FREE child protection and prevent duty training. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

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