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Teaching Assistant - Wakefield

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Job description

Teaching Personnel are looking for a flexible candidate that is willing to support school staff and pupils with supply work - both short term and long term. A desirable candidate will have a full driving license and their own transport or be willing to travel up to an hour on public transport.

The school is based in the centre of Wakefeld and has two sites - an SEN site and site for students with SEMH issues. You will assist other staff in creating and implementing risk assessment and you will identify and address the needs of pupils that require additional support. You will be working with students with a range of complex needs such as Autism, ADHD, visual impairments and physical disabilities so resilience in what could be quite a challenging role is required.

If you have experience or training in PECs, Makaton, Team Teach, SEN or Autism then you will be the ideal candidate for this role.

We are looking for someone:

  • With a strong and resilient personality in what can be a very challenging role
  • Who has the passion and desire to have a positive impact on a pupil with behavioural and emotional needs
  • Who is able to work with a pupil 1:1 or in a group setting

Teaching Personnel is the leading education recruitment agency in the UK and the benefits of working with us include:

  • Ongoing CPD
  • The opportunity to gain experience and kick start your career in education and care in a professional and supportive environment
  • The support of a dedicated consultant

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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