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Southsea SEN Teaching Assistant

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Job description

We are currently seeking a Special Needs Teaching Assistant to support pupils to work in a specialised school based in Portsmouth. The school has an outstanding ethos, working to ensure pupils both enjoy school, while developing a resilient and engaging attitude toward education.

This is school provides education to pupils across both primary and secondary age categories (2 - 19); with varying needs both physical and mental. Catering for male and female young people, who may demonstrate a number of the following needs:

  • Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD)
  • Mild to Severe Learning Difficulties (MLD/SLD)
  • Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties (PMLD)
  • Physical Disabilities
  • Visual or Hearing impairment.
  • Speech and Language difficulties

Class sizes are usually around 6-8 pupils in a class, with one class teacher and two or three TA's, and a lot of the day might include 1:1 working. Makaton and PEC's are used with some of the pupils.

The school are currently seeking new members of staff to be working with them; looking to increase the support for the attending pupils. Meaning, they're looking for full or part time workers; this work will be between 08.00 - 16.00.

If you're interested in this role please contact Teaching Personnel on the details provided or alternately called Hampshire SEN's specialist Candidate Consultant George on 02380836648.

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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