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Teaching Assistant (S5) (FULL-TIME PERMANENT)

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Teaching Assistant - Moving and Handling (S5)

Are you a Teaching Assistant with experience supporting children with Special Educational Needs? Do you live in the North of Sheffield and are looking for your next full-time role?

Then this could be the role for you!

We are looking for an experienced Teaching Assistant with the Moving and Handling Qualification and experience working within a Primary or Special School experience. The school we are representing is located in the S5 area and need a support staff member to work with a child in Year 1. The child requires assistance, as he is wheelchair bound and does require personal care. This role is full-time 1:1 support and will be ongoing from the Easter term with the potential for a permanent contract.

Our ideal SEN Teaching Assistant would be;

  • Moving and Handling trained (or willing to undergo training)
  • Experienced supporting children with physical disabilities
  • Be patient and sensitive
  • Be able to motivate children who are disengaged from their learning
  • Able to support in core curriculum areas

Teaching Personnel can offer you;

  • up to £70 a day, depending on your previous roles
  • a dedicated consultant
  • full time work
  • work with schools who work exclusively with Teaching Personnel
  • access to our CPD Academy to develop your skills further
  • support at interview stage with our experienced staff and interview guides

Want to know more?

If you are committed to raising the standards of education and feel that you are the right candidate for this role then please call Katie in the North Primary Team on 0114 241 3340 for more information.

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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