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Team Teach Teaching Assistant

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Job description

SEMH Teaching Assistant/Support Workers with experience in Autism (ASC)

  • Challenging and rewarding career working with vulnerable children with SEMH needs
  • CPD training available to candidates registered with us - such as Team Teach and Autism Awareness
  • Opportunity to build on current skills

Teaching Personnel are looking to recruit Teaching Assistants with relevant experience of working with children with SEMH (Social, Emotional and Mental Health) as well as Autism (ASC). We offer a range of opportunities at schools with a supportive team, where you will be able to build relationships with staff and pupils. Working with children with SEMH and/ or Autism is an extremely rewarding role, one which requires patience and dedication to both the team which you are working in as well as the pupils.

The main key is to be proactive and have a resilient nature to the role. You need to be patience and bid up good, strong, working relationships with pupils. Most pupils struggle with social interaction and have issues based at home. You need to know how to build up friendships with pupils and gain pupils trust.

Experience of Makaton or Team Teach would be an advantage. If you enjoy the challenges of working with children of all ages and abilities, we would like to hear from you. If you require any additional information regarding this position please don't hesitate to contact us.

For further details or to arrange please call Jade Halidu, your specialist SEN Consultant on 0113 224 0234 or send an email to

Teaching Personnel have a large number of registered fully qualified staff currently available for short and long-term positions at your school

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.

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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