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SEN Teaching Assistant

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Job description

Are you looking for a role where you can really make a difference? Do you have experience supporting children with SEN? 

On behalf of the Senior Leadership Team at a South Sheffield School, Teaching Personnel are currently seeking a specialist Teaching Assistant who would be available on a full time basis (we can consider applications from part time staff members). We are ideally looking for someone who has experience working with children with ASC and managing challenging behaviour. 

The school is an Ofsted rated 'Good' School and benefits from a new school building with fresh new resources. The school has a supportive staff team, who are all working together to implement a new behaviour policy across the school. 

Our ideal SEN Teaching Assistant; 

  • Experienced supporting children with ASC/BESD 
  • Can work 121 or with small groups of children
  • Happy to deliver Nurture interventions or work with a child outside of the classroom 
  • Can manage challenging behaviour using positive behaviour management skills (MAPA or Team Teach would  be beneficial) 
  • Patient and understanding
  • Can motivate and inspire disenaged pupils 

Why Teaching Personnel? 

  • Weekly pay through PAYE 
  • Online portal where you can access your diary 
  • Discounted CPD through our CPD Academy
  • Support at interview stage from your Specialist Consultant 
  • GBP50 bonus when you refer a friend to us 
  • Opportunity to go onto a permanent contract 

For more information, please contact the Sheffield Primary Branch at Teaching Personnel or click to 'apply' and forward on your CV. 

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

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