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SEN Teaching Assistant (Secondary) - Derby

Teaching Personnel are looking to recruit a dedicated and patient individual for an SEN Teaching Assistant position in a client secondary school, just south of central Derby, starting in the new academic year.

The successful SEN Teaching Assistant will report to the inclusion manager of the secondary school and will provide tailored SEN support to pupils with needs such as; Autism (ASD), ADHD, Dyslexia.

Responsibilities of this SEN Teaching Assistant role will include but not limited to;

  • Working with pupils in small groups and on a 1:1 basis when required
  • Promoting the learning and personal development of SEN pupils to ensure they have an equal opportunity in reaching their full potential in education.
  • Assisting with pupils weaker areas e.g. speech and language, reading, spelling, numeracy, handwriting.
  • Liaising with class teacher, the school SENCO and other professionals about individual education plans (IEPs)
  • Helping to make appropriate resources to support the pupils
  • Effectively implementing agreed behaviour management strategies

Key Aspects of the SEN Teaching Assistant role:

  • Flexible, temporary role to work around your availability
  • SEN support required for the full academic year (Sept - July)
  • Earn up to £1300 a month - paid weekly!
  • Previous experience working with SEN and young people is essential to the role

To apply for the role of SEN Teaching Assistant starting in September, please submit an updated CV below with a short covering letter for consideration.

The school are very keen to meet potential candidates for the role as soon as possible!

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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