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Swanwick Teaching Assistant

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Job description

If you have a CHILD WORKFORCE DBS on the update service, we can offer you work immediately!

Teaching Personnel are exclusively partnered with a Specialist SEMH provision based in Swanwick catering for Secondary aged boys with a complex variety of behavioural and SEMH needs. Pupils are referred to the provision by local authorities as a result of diagnosed difficulties relating primarily to their behaviour.

The school provides alternate education for boys, who demonstrate a variety of complex needs including:

  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) (a sub-type of ADHD)
  • Asperger's Syndrome (High level functioning)
  • Autism (ASD) (where SEMH is the primary need)
  • Conduct Disorder (CD)
  • Dyslexia
  • Moderate Learning Difficulties (MLD)
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Oppositional Defiant Disorder (ODD)
  • Speech and Language Difficulties.

Age range:

  • 9 to 18 years. (National Curriculum Years 4 to 13)

Type of Placements:

  • Immediate start
  • Day and Residential
  • Monday to Friday
  • Between 08.00 and 16.00

To work at this school applicants must be able to drive, as it is sometimes asked to travel with the pupils in the school.

Applicants that would be suited to this role will have experience supporting individuals in an educational setting. If you think you would be suited to this role, please do get in touch!

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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