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Special needs assistant

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Special Needs Assistant required

Part time: Mon-Fri mornings

Farnborough School

We are seeking to appoint a Special Needs Assistant to support a child girl with Down’s Syndrome in Year 3.

The role will involve working on a one-to-one basis with the pupil in a mainstream Year 3 Class. Ideally, you will have a knowledge of Makaton; be used to supporting children with Down’s Syndrome; and have a good understanding of the condition and its implications for learning and development.

The successful applicant will be expected to support the named pupil in a class based situation during morning hours and will need to liaise closely with her class teacher and afternoon provision staff member.   Support will be in place from, and you will be working with, Speech and Language Therapy.

Please register your interest today by responding directly to this email.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see teachingpersonnel.com/faqs 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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All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see teachingpersonnel.com/faqs 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.

For details of our privacy policy, please see teachingpersonnel.com/privacy-notice



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