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SEN Teaching Assistant

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Job description


Teaching Personnel are currently seeking applicants to fill full timepositions at a mainstream primary school in LE2, ASAP. The school has an outstanding ethos which encourages the development of the young people attending, aiming to meet high expectations to ensure all pupils achieve their full potential.

The school caters for all pupils with a variety of learning disabilities, all of whom have an allocated Education Health Care Plan (EHCP) or require extra support.  This position will require the support of pupils who may :

  • Find it difficult to learn new skills
  • Need support with daily activities
  • Have difficulties with social skills
  • Emotional and behavioural difficulties.
  • A  learning disability
  • Poor long and short term memory
  • Have little or no speech

Successful applicants will be confident and outgoing, as this position will be challenging but extremely rewarding. Previous experience working as a Teaching Assistant/Learning Support Assistant with SEN pupils. In addition, relevant qualifications and training which will useful for this role are:

  • Team Teach
  • Makaton
  • First Aid
  • PECS

Teaching Personnel do have an outstanding CPD Academy with in house Team Teach and Autism awareness tutors. We also work with New Skills Academy to offer a number of Diplomas including ADHD, Teaching Assistant to see more visit

To apply for this position, please click apply now with your CV attached or alternatively call Lydia on 0116 201 4494


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. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

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