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Teaching Assistant

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Job description

Have you considered a career in education?

Would you be interested in developing your skill set amongst an inspirational, skilful and dedicated team?

Are you a compassionate individual?

Teaching Personnel are partnered with a Ofsted rated Outstanding SEN school based in North Dorset who are looking for Teaching Assistants to join their team. Working in this special needs school, you could be supporting students with a range of needs including:

  • Autism (ASC)
  • Moderate to Severe Learning Difficulties (MLD & SLD)
  • Complex needs, including medical needs

About the role:

  • Teaching Assistant
  • Opportunity to develop experience in an education provision with complex SEN
  • Monday to Friday - Half term and holidays off
  • Ongoing development and support
  • Access to discounted CPD courses
  • Weekly pay

In your role as Learning Support Assistant, you will lend your charismatic and compassionate personality to supporting students to overcome any learning barriers that they may face. Alongside class teachers, you will help implement class activities and project work, overseeing small groups of children as well as focusing on individuals on a 1-1 basis. The students needs can be complex so previous experience supporting young people or adults  with special needs is essential. Support with personal care may be required

Vetting requirements:

  • Updated CV
  • Valid and legal right to work in the UK
  • Enhanced Child workforce DBS Check (Or be willing to go through the process - support provided)
  • Provide two references from the last six years of work

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. We offer all our registered candidates FREE child protection and prevent duty training. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

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