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Teaching Assistant - SEMH - Darlington

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Job description

Are you looking to positively influence the lives of children and young people wit Special Educational Needs and Disabilities? 

Teaching Personnel are currently working alongside a Secondary School in Darlington, looking to recruit a passionate, full time Teaching Assistant to work with children and young people with Autism Spectrum Condition (ASC).  This role demands a dedicated individual who wants to make a real difference. The successful candidate will commence in ASAP! So we encourage anyone interested to apply with urgency. 

As an ASC Learning Support Assistant, you will be supporting the learning and development of students in Key Stages 3 and 4, alongside a Teacher. You will be working with young people, who at times struggle engaging with learning and the classroom so will need the extra support of the Teaching Assistant to help them fulfil their potential, often working on a 1:1 basis.

The ideal candidate will have experience with working with children who experience difficulty with:

-          Disruptive and uncooperative behaviour

-          Anxiety

-          Withdrawn attitudes

-          Frustrated, angry and aggressive tempers

-          Truancy

Teaching Personnel can offer Teaching Assistant’s competitive pay rates of GBP285-GBP350 per week. 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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