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Teaching Assistant

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Level 2 Teaching Assistant (Care Team)

Permanent Position

Job Purpose: To work with young people as directed, providing support to the Executive SLT, Head of School and teacher across a range of child centred activities which promote child development and learning.


  • Supporting pupils in crisis through de-escalation techniques and strategies, preparing and supporting them to return to learning
  • Supporting staff and identified classrooms who require support with settling for learning
  • Deliver small group or 1:1 intervention
  • Support identified pupils who require additional adult support in class
  • Keep accurate records of intervention on pupil intervention logs
  • Keeping Positive Handling Plans (PHPs) up to date
  • Keeping accurate records of Restrictive Positive Intervention logs and ensuring appropriate follow up has taken place, including parent/carer contact and restorative practice

Person Specification:

  • GCSE or equivalent in Maths and English
  • Team Teach certified (training can be provided)
  • Knowledge of legislation as it applies to pupils with SEN/SEMH

For this role please send your CV Interviews will take place week commencing the 10th of June.

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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