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Team Teach trained Teaching Assistant, Darwen

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Teaching Personnel are specifically recruiting a Team Teach trained Teaching Assistant for a partner school that we work with in the Blackburn with Darwen area. The School is smaller than average and class sizes are generally under 8 pupils per class. The School are looking for a long term, full time Teaching Assistant to support pupils who have a range of additional needs, including; SEMH Difficulties, Autism, ADHD and Challenging Behaviours. The School are looking for a permanent member of staff due to a resignation they have recently had.

The candidate must be hard working, empathetic and understanding to the needs of the pupils and have experience working with pupils with SEMH Difficulties and/or challenging behaviours. The candidate must be willing to work with pupils who can be violent or aggressive in their behaviours, hence why the School are hoping to appoint a Team Teach trained member of staff.

The role will be full time, long term, starting in the new academic year. The pay for this role will be between £57 - 67 per day. The role would require a candidate who is happy to work from 8.30am - 2.45pm Monday - Friday.

If this role sounds ideal for you please do not hesitate to contact Kirsten on 01772 842155 or email with your CV and 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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