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Teaching Assistant

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Are you seeking work in the Chorley area? 

Are you experienced in working with children who have special educational needs and/or challenging behaviours? 

We work specifically with a Chorley based School which caters for pupils with SEMH Difficulties, Autism and ADHD. The School are seeking a hard working, empathetic, enthusiastic and resilient candidate with a good sense of humour. The School are looking for a candidate with experience working with pupils with challenging behaviours and you must have strong de-escalation skills. 

The School is smaller than average and pupils in this School can no longer remain in mainstream education, generally down to their behaviours and candidates must be resilient enough to deal with difficult behaviours or confrontational situations.

The School are looking for a full time member of staff with experience working with adults or children who display challenging behaviours. 

The School is based on the outskirts of Chorley with ample on site parking and access to public transport. 

The successful candidate will benefit from: 

- Negotiable pay rates GBP60 - 70 per day 

- Rewarding position supporting pupils with SEMH Difficulties 

- Long term position available 

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

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. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later

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