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Teaching Assistant - Mainstream school

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Job description

We are currently recruiting for a teaching assistant to work in an a Plymouth based Primary school. This role is temporary but can quickly lead to a long term position filling up your academic year.

With a range of disabilities within the school such as Autism, Learning Difficulties, Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties and Emotional and Behavioural Difficulties, you will be required to have a flexible approach and have the ability to work with all ages from 3-19 years old. You may be required to work either one to one with pupils or to support the class as a whole.


Passionate about working with children

Helpful, positive, calm and caring

Be able to work on own initiative as well as part of a team

Adapt teaching methods and work to suit different age groups and abilities

We are looking for candidates who are enthusiastic, motivated, positive, professional, able to use their own initiative and able to think quickly in challenging situations. As each day can be different, an adaptable and flexible approached is essential. If this seems like the role for you then please get in touch.


01752 228900

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.

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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