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Teaching Assistant Supporting Special Needs

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Job description

Are you looking for a position where you are given the opportunity to assist in young people's academic progress and well being? Do you have experience working with children? Do you want to positively influence the lives of children and young adults?

Teaching Personnel are currently recruiting for a special educational needs school that cater for young people with learning and physical difficulties. The school is seeking to recruit Teaching Assistants to help support the children with their learning. The school need people with an engaging personality and the ability to build positive relationships. In this role the successful candidate will be expected to have flexibility to work with different abilities, and use their initiative to get involved with the pupil's and work independently.

The ideal candidate for this role will have a background in working with Special Needs and will therefore have the knowledge and ability to manage challenging behaviour in a way which still produces positive outcomes. Having a relevant qualification such as a Teaching Assistant, Health and Social Care, or Child Development degree will also enhance your application.

Work type will include working term time only, on a day to day basis. There is the opportunity for permanent employment. Trial days at the school are welcome, upon undergoing a vetting process.

If you are interested in this role, please apply by sending your CV and a 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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