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Year 2 Teaching Assistant

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Job description

Teaching Personnel require Autism Support Assistants across Nelson schools. Short and long term placements available

  • Work alongside children with ‘Challenging’ Behaviour.
  • Encourage self esteem, confidence and academic progress
  • Undertake CPD, including subsidised TEAM TEACH courses

Teaching Personnel have a strong focus this term on delivering focused behaviour and attendance support in a range of Primary schools due to a recent demand for such support assistants. With this in mind, Teaching Personnel in Lancashire are looking to recruit teaching assistants or University graduates with previous experiences working alongside children with Autism. It is essential you have worked either on a voluntary/temporary or on a permanent basis in a Primary setting before now and have a passion to work on a 1:1 basis with ‘challenging’ children. It is beneficial to have at least one academic year experience in a school environment.

Schools have already approached Teaching Personnel in order to source a range of candidates for potential roles to start as soon as possible and after Easter so if you feel like you have a lot to offer in the class room and you are currently sourcing long term work then do not hesitate to contact me on 01772 842155 or at with an up dated CV.

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates applying to jobs through Teaching Personnel must undertake or have undertaken an Enhanced Disclosure via the DBS – Full assistance provided (AGY).

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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