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Teaching Assistant

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Job description

A school in the Portsmouth area requires a Teaching Assistant to work on a temporary basis. For the role, you will be responsible for helping maintain a supportive classroom environment at an 'Outstanding' Ofsted rated school that focuses on supporting students with severe and complex learning difficulties.

Your Role will involve:

  • Working within the classroom to support the teacher.
  • Working with small groups within the classroom, helping to promote learning.
  • Helping to maintain the early years development.
  • Working with SEN students to help promote an inclusive classroom.

The ideal candidate will need:

  • Be confident, friendly and pro active.
  • Have excellent communication and listening skills.
  • Experience working in a school environment with students with learning difficulties is desirable, but individuals with a passion for helping those with both learning and physical difficulties would also be considered.
  • Be comfortable with delivering personal care including toileting as required.

If you are interested in this position, please call Anna Brett on 02380 836648 or email your current CV and covering letter.

This is an opportunity to pursue an extremely rewarding career, enabling you to make a real difference to the lives of children and young people, and for the right candidate, could lead a permanent position within a supportive staff team.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualification and training for this role. For teacher roles, we require a formally recognised teaching qualification. For Support staff our minimum requirement is GCSE English & Maths (A-C) or equivalent.

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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