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SEN Teaching Assistant

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Teaching personnel is the UK's leading education recruitment agency who supply Teachers, Tutors and support staff to Primary, Secondary and SEN schools across the UK.

Learning Support Assistants will work with children who have physical disabilities/mild to severe Learning Disabilities/Autism/ADHD/Dyslexia/Dyspraxia/complex social and emotional needs and mental health issues.

You do not need to have had previous experience to apply for this role, but experience working with children in a Nursery setting or as a Support Worker or Care Assistant would be advantageous.

Teaching Personnel have full and part time work available and the placements in schools can be short term or long term. There is also the potential to go temp to perm at your favourite schools!

  • The shifts will usually be: Monday- Friday Time: 08:30-15:30, term time only (you may need to stay later than 15:30 on days there are team meetings or training)
  • The ideal candidates will have lots of patience, be proactive, be resiilient and have positive personality- this role is hardwork, but it is also very rewarding.

Qualifications needed-Minimum would be GCSE's in English and Maths (A-C Grade)

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting welfare of children and we offer free child protection training and all of our candidates undergo a strict vetting procedure including an enhanced DBS.


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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