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Teaching Assistant

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Job description

Teaching Personnel is the UK’s leading education recruitment agency. We are currently seeking a Special Educational Needs (SEN) Teaching Assistant to work at one of our local school’s in Bovington. The school is a brand new school which caters for students with autism. It currently is a very small school of 20 students but is likely to expand to up to 80 students within the next year. 

As a Teaching Assistant you will be working within the class to support the class teacher with their lessons, you will be working alongside a team of support staff in class, and you will be working on a 1-1 basis with SEN students.

To be successful in this role it is desirable if you:

  • have experience working within a school setting 
  • have experience working with children and/or adults with learning difficulties including ADHD, SEMH and ASC.
  • have a good understanding of Special Educational Needs, or a willingness to learn
  • Be able to demonstrate a good understanding of the role of a Teaching Assistant in a special needs school
  • Have the ability to engage pupils in their learning and support them in their social, emotional and personal wellbeing

The successful candidate must:

  • be nurturing and enthusiastic
  • be enthusiastic and positive
  • be resilient
  • be confident working with challenging behaviour

This is a full time, temporary position but there is the opportunity to go permanent for the right candidate.

If you would like to be considered for the role please APPLY today! 

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see teachingpersonnel.com/faqs 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.

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