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Teaching Assistant to support Physical Disabilities

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Job description

I’ am working on behalf of a Special Needs School that supports pupils from Early Years to Post 16. They cater for pupils with:

  • Social Emotional Mental Health Needs
  • Physical Disabilities
  • Speech and Language Needs
  • ADHD
  • Visual Impairments
  • Hearing Impairments
  • Down Syndrome

I’m assisting in the schools search for a Teaching Assistant to work with primary or secondary pupils with Physical Disabilities.

Successful Candidates

  • Experience with children and/or adults with Special Needs namely Physical Disabilities associated and Sensory Needs
  • Support in sensory games and activities
  • Background in Care Work and Support Work  
  • Comfortable assisting in personal care and feeding
  • Commit to further training to develop career within the school – Moving and Manual Handling
  • Hard working, approachable and nurturing
  • Enthusiastic, uses initiative  and engages with children
  • Completed a recent safeguarding course (desirable not essential training can be offered)

The school requires staff on a full time basis 8.30am – 15.30pm. If you are interested please get in contact by emailing me on or by calling me on 0118327156

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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