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Support Workers | Teaching Assistants | Brighton | Full Time

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Job description

Are you a 1:1 Support Worker? Have you had experience working with children who have Social, Emotional and Mental Health challenges? Have you worked with children with challenging behaviour?

Teaching Personnel are working closely with schools in East Sussex and Brighton and Hove, providing 1:1 support for SEN pupils and children with challenging behaviour. We are looking for support workers, social care workers and SEN support staff who would like the opportunity to work as a Teaching Assistant in mainstream primary schools.

As a Teaching Assistant you would be expected to:

  • Have a genuine passion for education and helping others.
  • Be pro-active and hard working, using your initiative to interact with the children and to join in with classroom activities.
  • Have up to date safeguarding training (Which Teaching Personnel can provide if needed)
  • Have a C or above in Maths and English GCSE, or equivalent.
  • Have patience and empathy and excellent communication skills

What we can offer you in return:

  • An excellent experience working with the leading education agency in the UK.
  • Subsidised CPD opportunities, including a FREE Safeguarding Course when registering with us.
  • A dedicated consultant, here to help you every step of the way and to offer guidance and support.
  • Competitive Daily Rates depending on feedback and experience

If you are interested in any of the opportunities listed above, please e-mail an up to date CV to Sarah at the Brighton Primary Branch, or apply now for immediate consideration; one of our consultants will be in touch to discuss matters further.

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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