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Special Needs Teaching Assistant - Bradford (BD9)

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Job description

Teaching personnel are working closely with an SEN school based in Bradford that provides education for a wide range of needs including the following:

  • Autistic Spectrum Condition, including Asperger’s Syndrome (ASC)
  • Social, Emotional and Mental Health (SEMH)
  • Profound and Multiple Learning Disabilities (PMLD)
  • Speech, Language and Communication Needs (SLCN)

The school, based in Bradford and caters for 108 pupils aged 3 – 19 are currently seeking a full time Special Needs Teaching Assistant to join their team. The role primarily involves working as a special needs teaching assistant supporting those who have additional learning needs in small groups and on a one - to - one basis. The role will also include personal care.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join an aspiring team with potential for progression due to expansion. The leaders of the school are dedicated to quality of education at the school and they need the best Teaching Assistants to accomplish this.

Experience working with children or adults with additional needs is essential. Additional training including Team Teach, Intensive Interaction and/or PECS would also benefit your application.

Personal qualities required:

  • Calm under pressure, adaptable and energetic
  • A caring and positive attitude
  • Sensitivity to pupil needs
  • A sense of responsibility
  • Positive behaviour management skills
  • A good sense of humour
  • Flexibility and use of initiative is very important

Please contact Rebecca Barham for more information or use the links to apply for this role.


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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