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Teaching Assistant - SEN

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Job description

Teaching Personnel are working with a Plymouth based SEN school and are looking for a SEN Teaching Assistant to work 1:1 with a primary aged pupil. The role is to start from September 2020 and will be long term until December 2020. It is to work 1:1 with a child with SEN and in particular, behavioural difficulties.

The role is full time, Monday to Friday term time only.

Our school caters for primary and secondary aged pupils with behavioural and learning difficulties and who are not in mainstream education.

The ideal candidate:

  • Experience of working with pupils with SEBD, PMLD, ASC or other SEND experience.
  • Level 2 minimum in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools.
  • Have a full driving licence with access to a car.
  • Has supported or written IEPs or other support plans.
  • Will be able to communicate effectively with parents, carers and other multi-agency partners.
  • Will have experience working with pupils in KS1 or KS2.

We can offer you:

  • Choice and variety – giving you a range of roles and job opportunities to choose from
  • Teaching Personnel’s CPD Academy – Your Continuous Professional Development
  • Pay – Weekly pay based on your skills, experience, flexibility and availability
  • myTP – Digital services that make your work admin and communication simple
  • Safe Working Practice – ensuring your reputation is protected
  • Excellence in Education Awards – recognising the positive impact you deliver in schools
  • TP Tokens – supporting national children and education charities through your direction

In order to work for Teaching Personnel and clear our vetting process, you must have a Child Workforce DBS subscribed to the Update Service. Full assistance will be provided should you need to apply for a new check, at a standard cost of GBP40, plus an annual subscription fee of GBP13 for the Update Service.

If you hold experience working with children or young people and want take the next step in building a career in an exciting and rewarding area of education, please contact Harley on the details below or email your CV and a covering letter. We look forward to hearing from you!

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. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

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