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Teaching Assistant - Newcastle - PMLD

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Job description

Teaching Personnel are currently working alongside a Secondary School in Newcastle to recruit a Learning Support Assistant to work on a 1:1 basis with children and young people with Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties (PMLD).

The successful candidate must:

  • Have relevant experience working with children with learning difficulties and be fully dedicated to this role
  • Be confident working with children and young people in Key Stages 3 and 4
  • Have or be happy to apply for a Child Workforce Only DBS

The children and young people you will be working with will have a variety of learning and special needs requirements so a desire to help and exposure to similar PMLD and SEND settings will be required. The role will involve: 

  • Assisting day to day classroom support and assisting with behaviour
  • Students age range 11-16
  • Developing good relationships with pupils
  • Encouraging students to interact with other students within the classroom and activities led by the teacher

Teaching Personnel can offer Teaching Assistant’s competitive pay rates of GBP57-65 per day however long term rates can be negotiated on your behalf. The role will be held until the end of October. Teaching Personnel will also provide you with access to unique CPD opportunities to increase your qualifications and knowledge of the field, so this position is ideal for those wishing to enhance their CV and undertake a rewarding position. If you are interested in this role please call us today for a confidential chat to learn more.

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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