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Job description

Teaching Personnel's Specialist SEN Branch are recruiting on behalf of a Comprehensive school based in Brixham, Torbay. The school has an excellent reputation within the local authority and high expectations of both its staff and pupils. This is a fantastic opportunity to experience working with children with significant behavioural difficulties.

The successful candidate must have:

  • Good academic knowledge and experience of the Secondary curriculum is beneficial.
  • Good model for clear speech.
  • Ability to provide visual support in a range of formats.
  • Willingness to work 1:1 with the pupil, making clear and relevant links to class work.
  • Experience of working in partnership with teachers and a range of specialists, taking guidance to provide the best support possible for the pupil.
  • Individuals must be able to use their initiative, be flexible and make changes at short notice.
  • Candidates will be required to hold an enhanced DBS disclosure and be subject to safeguarding vetting.
  • British Sign Language experience is beneficial but not essential.

Who can apply?

  • Individuals with specific experience working with hearing impaired pupils.
  • Qualified Teaching Assistants with 1:1 experience or looking for more experience.
  • Other education professionals with these skills and experience.

If this sounds like the job for you - please get in touch with Ryan by sending your updated CV at your earliest convenience or phoning 01392 267288.

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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