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Sports Coach / Support Worker, Leyland, Lancashire

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Job description

Teaching Personnel work closely with a School based in the Leyland area, within Lancashire and caters for KS3/4 pupils with SEMH Difficulties, Autism, ADHD and ODD. The School is smaller than average and caters for approximately 50 pupils currently, both male and female, across KS2 - 4. 

The School is based on the outskirts of Leyland and has a number of pupils who are currently not in mainstream education and a number of pupils who are 'Looked After Children'. The School are looking for a candidate to work with pupils who have a range of additional needs and pupils who display challenging behaviours. Therefore, candidates must be resilient, empathetic and confident in their behaviour / classroom management skills. The candidate will also ideally hold their Team Teach qualification, but this is not essential. 

The candidate must be willing to work on a 1:1 and small group basis with pupils, have experience supporting pupils who have additional learning needs / special needs / challenging behaviours and candidates must be available full time, School hours are 8.40am - 3.30 pm Mon - Friday. 

The successful candidate will benefit from: 

- Negotiable pay rates GBP57 - 67 per day 

- Long term position available 

- Rewarding position supporting pupils with SEMH Difficulties 

If this role sounds ideal for you please do not hesitate to contact Kirsten on 01772 842155 or email with your CV and covering letter. 

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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