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Support Assistants needed in Lancing - Special Needs

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Job description

Our Specialist SEN Branch here at Teaching Personnel are currently working closely with a variety of Special Needs school based in the Lancing area. Many young people within the schools we work with have difficulty learning as a result of their emotional, social and behavioural difficulties, Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) and Asperger's Syndrome. Many of the schools we work with are easily accessible by public transport however if you are able to drive this will increase the number of schools you work with as some are in more rural areas.

The ideal candidate:

  • Psychology and sport graduates
  • The ability to use your initiative in situations that may faze others
  • The right personality including being approachable
  • Military or police personnel looking for a new challenge
  • Positive role models.

Worried that you do not have relevant experience? Do not panic - schools operates on a "right fit" basis. They tend to look for relevant candidates with the right personality over specific experience.

Schools will help develop young people's emotional well being and social skills. The aim is to develop students to be effective learners so they are able to cope better with the things they find challenging. To do this, they focus on establishing positive and healthy relationships, emotional well being and developing social skills.

Want to know more about us? Teaching Personnel do not charge any admin fees so no hidden charges. Everything you earn is yours!

Benefits for teachers include competitive rates of pay, flexible hours, CPD opportunities, on going support from your consultant as well as developing your skills whilst working.

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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