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Sports Teaching Assistant

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Job description

Teaching Personnel are looking to recruit a Teaching Assistant with a Sports Coach background to work with children with learning and behaviour difficulties. The role of a Teaching Assistant can be challenging, but highly rewarding. You would be required to work one to one with a child and assist them through the day during their lessons and during other parts of their day. The role is to start in September 2020 and will be Monday – Friday, 8:30am – 3:30pm and term time only.

The ideal candidate:

  • Will enjoy sports, and have experience in coaching or a degree in Sports/Physical Education.
  • May have classroom based work experience.
  • May have experience in managing difficult behaviour.
  • Be enthusiastic and pro active in and out of the classroom.

What we can offer you:

  • An opportunity for a rewarding yet challenging position in a special needs provision in Dawlish.
  • Opportunities for continual professional development (CPD).
  • A personal consultant in Plymouth to help you through our application process.
  • Competitive daily rate.

In order to work for Teaching Personnel and clear our vetting process, you must have a Child Workforce DBS subscribed to the Update Service. Full assistance will be provided should you need to apply for a new check, at a standard cost of GBP40, plus an annual subscription fee of GBP13 for the Update Service.

If you hold experience working with children or young people and want take the next step in building a career in an exciting and rewarding area of education, please contact Chloe on the details below. We look forward to hearing from you!

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. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We offer all our registered candidates FREE child protection and prevent duty training. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

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