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SEN Teaching Assistant

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Sports SEN TA

-          Must own a drivers licence and your own vehicle.

-          The role is based In West Sussex, In a selection of different Schools In the area.

Teaching Personnel is actively seeking sport and P.E. graduates to work in Primary SEN schools in the West Sussex area. Teaching Personnel and its partner schools recognise the incredible difference that sport and physical activity can make in a vulnerable young person’s life. The bonds and relationships that form between coaches/ instructors on their pupils is one of the strongest seen in schools due to the mutual respect and direction towards a common goal. This relationship is priceless for those pupils with low self-esteem, behavioural difficulties and disrupted family lives.

Candidate Role:

Your role within the school may take the form of a coach/PE instructor but may also involve supporting young people in the classroom and wider school life in order to reach their maximum potential. To be successful in your application, you must be able to provide evidence of this as skills and experience. Please be aware that all applicants will be subject to background checks and will need a current DBS certificate (update service registered). Teaching Personnel can support your application should this be required. Working hours are Monday to Friday, 8.30am-3.30pm approximately, but you may be offered additional duties and responsibilities outside of these hours.

If you’re interested In the above then please contact Harry, Brighton’s SEN Recruitment Consultant at


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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