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Teaching Assistant

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Job description

Due to a planned expansion of a key client group of outstanding SEN Schools we have a very high number of SEN Teaching Assistant vacancies in Dorset starting in January. 

Due to the nature of this multi-school trust we are seeking both day-to-day and long-term options for SEN Teaching Assistant roles. Due to the short lead-out time and the desire to secure that highest possible quality of staffing we are in urgent need of both experienced SEN Teaching Assistants and new trainees based in or near to Dorset who have previous experience either as a Teaching Assistant in mainstream nurseries and primary schools or those who have worked as a Health Care Assistant.

If you are looking for reliable but flexible work or if you seek full-time employment, we can offer both!

This role will require feeding, changing and personal care, therefore a background in nursing and/or tube feeding would be useful, however the school create a very encouraging and helpful environment and are willing to offer any training. This is an incredibly rewarding role with the results apparent and in front of you every day as you see each child gradually grow and push themselves.

Personal Requirements:

In order to apply for the above SEN Teaching Assistant position all applicants must:

• Be interested in working an an Special Needs School environment

• Attend a face to face interview

• Be willing to undertake personal care tasks

• Have some recent experience of either the education or health-care profession

• Have a positive, friendly, upbeat and proactive approach to working as part of a team

• Be eligible to work in the UK 

If you would like to apply, please send your CV to Liv now!

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 date.

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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