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Teaching Assistant - PMLD - Northumberland

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Job description

Teaching Personnel are currently working alongside an outstanding school in Blyth, Northumberland, to recruit a passionate, experienced Learning Support Assistant to work alongside children and young people with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND) on a full time basis. The children you will be working with will have a range of SEND and demand the commitment and dedication of a Teaching Assistant to help engage with their education and learning experience. The children will have various learning difficulties such as: 

- Dyslexia and Dyspraxia 
- Social, Emotional and Mental Health (SEMH) difficulties 
- Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties (PMLD)

Due to the competitive nature of this role, the successful candidate must have: 

- Experience working with SEND such as: Support Work, Behaviour Support, Teaching Assistant, Youth Work or working alongside vulnerable people
- A Child Workforce Only DBS on the Update Service / or be happy to get one 
- Or experience with SEND through personal relations 

This is an incredibly advantageous role that we predict will be filled quickly, so we urge anyone showing interest to contact us as soon as possible! Teaching Personnel can offer the successful candidate: 

- Access to unique CPD opportunities at a discounted rate such as: Autism Awareness, Behaviour that Challenges, Team Teach and more
- Competitive pay rates of GBP275-GBP325 per week, however long term rates can be negotiated on your behalf 
- An online diary that you can update online based on your availability 
- Your own, dedicated Consultant with an on call service so that you will be always be able to stay in contact - even after the office is closed!

If this sounds like something you could be interested in, please get in touch as soon as possible for a confidential chat to find out 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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