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SEN Teaching Assistant Needed in Pontypool

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Job description

A rare opportunity has arisen for an adaptable Teaching Assistant with an interest in Special Educational Needs (SEN) who is searching for a role which is both challenging and rewarding every day.

This SEN Teaching Assistant position based in Pontypool will be focused around supporting pupils 3-19 years old who have been diagnosed with Autism (ASC) & ADHD. The SENCO has shown an interest in Psychology & Sociology graduates who are keen to be challenged daily and gain a better insight into Autism and Child Development.

Does this sound like the SEN Teaching Assistant with an ASC focus opportunity for you? If so, please read on below to find out further information!


  • SEN Teaching Assistant
  • Supporting children who have been diagnosed with Autism (ASC) & ADHD
  • Assisting the class teacher to deliver the lesson objectives
  • Utilising and implementing Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA) techniques
  • Working alongside children with EHCP (Educational Health Care Plans)
  • £54 - £60 per day


  • You must have a Degree from a reputable University
  • Must have a good understanding of Autism (ASC) & ADHD
  • Previous relevant experience, paid or voluntary, would be of interest
  • You must be adaptable, caring and passionate about SEN
  • You must be resilient, adaptable and willing to embrace new techniques

If you feel you have any of the skills shown above please feel free to get in touch with Matt our SEN specialist, we would love to hear from you!

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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