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SEND TA with Moving and Handling needed in Harrogate

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Job description

Teaching Personnel are working with a specialist SEND school in Harrogate (HG3) to recruit a full time support assistant. The ideal candidate will have Moving and Handling Training/ Certificate and will have recent experience working with individuals with SEND, including PMLD, SLD and SEMH. This position is on a temporary basis but has a strong potential to become a permanent role for the right candidate.

The role will commence ASAP and will involve working with a small class of students across Key Stages 2,3 and 4. The students you will be working with have profound learning difficulties of varying natures. In this role, you will be working alongside a team of experienced SEND Teachers and Teaching Assistants in a specialised school with a lovely community feel.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Moving and Handling Training/ Moving and Handling Certificate.
  • Experience in an SEND environment
  • 5 GCSE's A*-C grade, including Maths, English and Science
  • Excellent behaviour management skills
  • A patient, nurturing and caring attitude
  • Have an understanding of the role of the Teaching Assistant and other professionals working in the classroom

If you are interested in applying for this role, or working with Teaching Personnel, please send your up to date CV to or call the Leeds Bradford SEN team on 0113 224 0234.

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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