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Support Assistant - Leicestershire

Job description

Teaching Personnel are currently seeking new support assistants for a Special School in Leicestershire- working with Pupils with complex needs. The needs of attending pupils are varied, but are either Emotionally Vulnerable or Autistic.

Ideal candidates may need to be able to drive but it isn't essential, as there are other schools we work with that could be local to you.

Ideal applicants should have classroom experience especially with SEN pupils.

Without classroom experience any personal experience with the following could help the candidate succeed in this role:

  • Psychology graduate
  • Youth work experience
  • Care worker
  • Challenging behaviour within family
  • Sports coach

Applicants will be working in a very small classroom setting of no more than 10 pupils along with a teacher. Candidates must have a passion for personal progression as there are many options of promotion and progression within the school.

Teaching Personnel can offer you:

  • Ongoing training through our CPD Academy, courses include Team-Teach, Autism Awareness, Safeguarding and Moving & Handling
  • Weekly Pay PAYE
  • Competitive Pay
  • Gold standard safeguarding and vetting checks

Following on from that, Teaching Personnel do offer many development courses through our CPD Academy; such as Autism Awareness, Safeguarding and Team Teach to help support any successful candidates within this environment.

If you are interested in this role please email an up-to-date CV to

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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