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Teaching Assistant required in Blackburn School

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Job description

Are you a Teaching Assistant looking for work in the special educational needs sector?

Teaching Personnel work closely with an SEN School based in the Blackburn area which caters for pupils with SEN including; Autism, Learning Difficulties, Physical Disabilities and ADHD. Some of the pupils in School may display challenging behaviours, however, this is not all the time. Candidates with their Team Teach qualification will be favoured, although it is not essential.

The candidate must be hard working, have experience supporting pupils with SEN, be willing to work with pupils on a 1:1 or small group basis. The candidate must be willing to work with pupils who can display some challenging behaviours and you must also be willing to provide personal care when required.

The role is to start as soon as possible, but at the latest, the school will wait for a September start. The role is full time and you will be expected to provide one voluntary day in School so the head teacher can ascertain your suitability for the role.

The successful candidate will benefit from:

- Negotiable pay rates £54 - 60 per day

- Long term position available

- Rewarding position supporting pupils with SEN

If this role sounds ideal for you please do not hesitate to contact Kirsten on 01772 842155 or email with your CV and covering letter.

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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