Accessibility Links

Teaching Assistant, Blackburn

This vacancy has now expired.

Job description

The Head Teacher at a Blackburn based School which provides support and education for pupils with Learning Difficulties, Physical Disabilities and Neurological Difficulties is looking for a Teaching Assistant on a long term basis. The School is smaller than average and is based on the outskirts of Blackburn with close links to public transport and ample on site parking. The candidate suited to this role will have experience supporting pupils with special educational needs and challenging behaviours. The School are happy to accept candidates from care, social, education and first hand experience with children with SEN.

The role will likely be full time and School hours are 8.25am - 3pm and you must be able to arrive at School by 8.25am to be considered for this role. The role will start as soon as possible and candidates must be flexible enough to accept work at short notice.

The candidate must be willing to provide personal care, work with pupils who can often display challenging behaviours and be willing to work on a 1:1 and small group basis with pupils.

The successful candidate will benefit from:

- Negotiable pay rates £58 - 68 per day

- Long term position available

- Rewarding position supporting pupils with SEN

If this role sounds ideal for you please do not hesitate to contact Kirsten on 01772 842155 or email with your CV and covering letter.

Similar jobs