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Teaching Assistant, Chichester

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Job description

We are looking for Teaching Assistants to join our partner School in the Chichester area. The successful applicant will enjoy a rewarding and exciting career, gaining experience in the Education sector and experience working with vulnerable young people. As a Teaching Assistant you will work on a 1-1 basis with children with a variety of Special Educational Needs. You will need a calm disposition and strong work ethic to succeed, coupled with excellent communication, literacy and numeracy skills.

The School is a mainstream Secondary School based in the heart of Chichester, and currently has 1200 Students on roll. The Schools Student and Staff population is diverse and you will be joining a vibrant School community recently graded "Good by Ofsted.

The role itself is full time but candidates looking for part time will still be considered, especially those with relevant experience. Experience in working with Special Educational Needs and with under 16's is desirable but not essential. You will work collaboratively both inside the SEN department and across the School, so flexibility and passion for learning is essential.

Successful candidates will:

  • Be passionate about Education
  • Have a genuine interest in helping young people fulfil their potential
  • Be flexible and able to work effectively as a team
  • Be patient and understanding
  • Non-judgemental
  • Be creative problem solvers
  • Understand the importance of Safeguarding young people
  • Be able to maintain a high level of professionalism in challenging circumstances

In exchange:

  • You will enjoy a rewarding career, in a supportive environment
  • Competitive rates of pay
  • Industry leading CPD, including Team Teach courses at heavily discounted rates

Please apply now with your CV to be considered, as Candidates will be seen on a first come first served basis!

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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