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Teaching Assistants

Job description

I work with referral schools that cater for pupils with challenging behaviour and learning difficulties with work opportunities for teaching assistants in the North Devon area. I am looking for an enthusiastic individual with a keen interest in supporting young learners in class.

You will be responsible for assisting the class teacher and providing one-to-one/group support to students of primary or secondary level (dependent on experience and age group preference).

The ideal applicant will have prior experience working in the classroom and have the ability to support children and teenagers with SEN; in particular those with Autism, Asperger's, Social Emotional & Mental Health or behavioural issues. A valid qualification in 'Team Teach' or other similar 'Positive Handling' training would be beneficial but not essential.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualification and training for this role. For teacher roles, we require a formally recognised teaching qualification. For Support staff our minimum requirement is GCSE English & Maths (A-C) or equivalent.

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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