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Teaching Personnel are working exclusively with a number of Mainstream, SEN and Alternative Provision Schools in Portsmouth and are currently seeking to appoint staff available for a post-Easter start. A number of the Schools we support with their recruitment, cater for pupils who are unable to access mainstream education, therefore the students may have the following SEN needs:

  • Autism (ASC)
  • Moderate Learning Difficulties (MLD)
  • ADHD
  • Social, Emotional and Mental Health Needs (SEMH)
  • Attachment Disorders
  • Global Development Delay (GDD)
  • Behavioural Difficulties

The position will involve working 1:1 or in small groups with the students. The ideal candidate would have previous experience working with similar needs or be passionate about working with special needs pupils. Candidates that are suited for this type of work, tend to have experience in some of the following areas:

  • Criminology
  • Youth/Community Work
  • SEN experience
  • Residential Support Work
  • Care Assistant
  • Sports Coach
  • Sports Graduates
  • Team Teach trained staff
  • Youth Offending Services
  • Mentoring Positions
  • Teaching/Learning support Assistant
  • Psychology

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. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We offer all our registered candidates FREE child protection and prevent duty training. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

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