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SEN Teaching Support in Cwmbran

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Job description

Teaching Personnel are looking for an SEN Teaching Assistant to work with a client school based in Cwmbran. The school are looking for someone who is experienced and competent with the use of Makaton. The role will involve you supporting students aged between 4-11 years of age at this Ofsted rated "Outstanding" SEN school.

The role will see you working to ensure the students achieve their full potential both academically and personally. Makaton is a focus with this role, however you will also need to have the skills and attributes required to be successful as a SEN Teaching Assistant at this school. Committed, empathetic, resilient, hardworking, fully focused as a team player and educated to degree level.

Does this sound like the SEN Teaching Assistant role for you? Do you also have experience using Makaton? Yes...? Then please read on below to find out further information! - The School are keen to trial candidates ASAP for an immediate start!


  • SEN Teaching Assistant
  • Supporting students with Speech, Language and Communication Needs (SLCN)
  • Knowledge of British Sign Language (BSL) would be of interest
  • Long-term & full-time position
  • Located in Cwmbran


  • Having a degree is ideal, but not essential - Ideal for Psychology Graduates
  • Ideal experience for an aspiring Speech & Language Therapist
  • It's essential that you have previous experience using Makaton
  • Must be a caring and supportive individual that is prepared to put the children first
  • Good understanding of the SEN curriculum

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.

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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