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Teaching Assistant

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Job description

Teaching Personnel work closely with a Nursery based in Eastbourne, who a re looking for an ASD Teaching Assistant to immediately join their team. To support a small class of children with their learning needs. The class have multiple special educational needs... Skills that you will need to require;

  • Have Team Teach Training  
  • Some experience working with individuals with special education needs/challenging behaviour or a caregiving background (Personal experience is acceptable)
  • Good Communication and Interpersonal skills  

 The Role:

This school caters to children with low needs, including children with high-functioning Autism, Downs’s syndrome and other mild learning and physical disabilities. The school is incredibly nurturing and take the time to properly brief, train and accept new staff into their ranks. Class sizes range from 7-13 children with 1 teacher and 2 teaching assistants, working alongside one another to ensure children are receiving an education which is inclusive and maximises the potential and highlights the skills of every child that enters the school.

 The Candidate:

The ideal candidate will have previous experience whether paid or personal with children with special education needs and have a passion for education.

Please be aware all teaching assistants are required to have an enhanced DBS on the update service, or be willing to apply for one

If you’re suited to this role, please contact Harry, Ford SEN Recruitment Consultant on the details provided.


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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