Specialist Teaching Assistant

Job Type:
Job Sector:
North West
£10.77 to £11.97 per hour
Salary Description:
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Teaching Personnel
Job Ref:

Specialist Support Teaching Assistant

Key information

* Full-time position (Monday - Friday, 8:50am- 3:20pm)
* Start date: ASAP till July 2023
* Opportunity to go onto a permanent contract
* Hourly rate - �10.77 - �11.97

The role

As an SEN teaching assistant, you will be required to support children of a mixture of ages from year 1-6 who are diagnosed with autism. The classes you will be working in have a variety of needs where challenging circumstances issues will arise. It is essential that a calm and professional manner must be maintained. Your priority will be learning and understanding the pupils individuals needs when working on a 1:1 basis following their EHC plan. Previous SEN experience is essential however the school are open to this being in a personal or professional capacity therefore no in school experience is necessary. It will be in your best interest to be aware of all policies prior to starting the role and the school are keen to complete induction/ transition days when the successful applicants starts.

The school

This specialist school is located in Preston (PR1), this provision provides a unique and distinctive educational environment to meet the needs of the pupils in their community. The use of their excellent facilities and extracurricular activities is extremely beneficial to the children with SEN to express themselves. They pledge to prioritise respect and opportunity throughout the school to aid the growth of the youth.

Next Steps

Teaching Personnel can offer you various training courses and support to help broaden your knowledge in behavioural management and safeguarding.

If you are suited to this position, apply by submitting a copy of your CV to Libby. Who will then be in touch with successful applicants to invite them for a trial!

This specialist school is eager to hear from you!

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see the FAQ's on the Teaching Personnel website 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 undertake safeguarding checks on all workers in accordance with DfE statutory guidance 'Keeping Children Safe in Education' this may also include an online search as part of our due diligence on shortlisted applicants.

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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Contact Details:
Teaching Personnel
Tel: 01772 301154
Contact: Libby Russell

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