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SLD Teaching Assistant

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Job description

Teaching Assistant required for KS2 class in SEN school

  • Are you looking for a challenging but incredibly rewarding job role?
  • Do you have the imagination and enthusiasm to ensure pupil's success?
  • Person required for immediate interview and start date

A special educational needs school which caters for students aged 2-19 years with severe, profound and multiple learning difficulties are looking for a full time experienced SEN TA to work within a KS2 class. All students in this class have severe learning difficulties and some may have other additional needs such as sensory or cognitive impairments or emotional difficulties. They will all be working below level 1 of the national average and so therefore you will be required to support students mainly with basic life skills such as feeding and personal care. The students will also have access to a hydrotherapy room, sensory room and sensory garden so you will be expected to be willing to support students during activities in this area to support their development. Ideally, the successful candidate will have experience working in a similar setting, however the school are willing to except applicants who show the potential to develop in to this role.

This is a position for an immediate start, however we will be excepting applicants throughout September and October for positions starting after half term.

If you would like to apply for this role, please contact Jasmine Belcher as soon as possible on 01184672770 or

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates applying to posts through Teaching Personnel must undertake or have undertaken an Enhanced Disclosure via the DBS – Full assistance provided (AGY).

All applicants will require the appropriate qualification and training for this role. For teacher roles, we require a formally recognised teaching qualification. For Support staff our minimum requirement is GCSE English & Maths (A-C) or equivalent.

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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