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SEN Teaching Assistant Required

Job description

The head of a client SEN school in Cwmbran is currently looking for an SEN teaching assistant to join their friendly successful team. The school caters for pupils 3-19 with a diagnosis of Autistic Spectrum Condition (ASC) Global Delay, ADHD, Non Verbal and Asperger’s Syndrome. The school needs an enthusiastic individual to support in a year 4 class supporting pupils with their day to day routines.
The school are interested in applications from experienced SEN teaching assistants, former care workers and graduates who have experience working with children or look to pursue a career in the sector. Personal experience working with special educational needs is also considered. You will have good support from the school’s SEND coordinator and class teachers and training will be given.


The ideal candidate:
• Will have a passion for SEN
• Will be happy to tend to personal care (Desirable)
• Team Teach Trained or Manual Handling Trained (Desirable)
• Establishes positive, supportive and clear relationships with children and staff
• Commits to children's learning, improving their own learning and that of others
• Shows enthusiasm, is proactive, self-motivated and able to use initiative.
• Will have professional or personal experience working with SEN.
• Will have an education or care background
• Is caring, understanding and patient.


If you feel you have any of the skills shown above please feel free to contact 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. 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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