Teaching Assistant - Pupil Referral Unit

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North West
£57 to £60 per day
Teaching Personnel
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Teaching Personnel are currently recruiting for a KS3 and KS4 Pupil Referral Unit in Liverpool. They are looking for a teaching assistant to work with students who display challenging behaviour. Teaching assistants are required part time and on a long term basis.

The School:

* The goal is to get students back on track to return to mainstream setting
* The school has a dedicated focus on achieving 5 A-C’s for their students

The Students:

* Most pupils attend the school on a long term basis as mainstream education has not proven to be suitable for there need.
* Pupils attend from the local area and further afield
* Poor attendance is an issue
* Ability and needs are mixed
* Special needs include SEMH, ADHD, ASD, ODD, MLD
* The cohort is predominantly male however male and female pupils are in attendance.


* Passionate about raising pupil achievement
* Experience desirable
* Proven track record in raising pupil attainment
* Team-Teach / MAPA/ SCIPP or other restraint training
* Positive behaviour management strategies

The type of person who usually gets on well in this type of environment usually comes from one of the following backgrounds: care services, prisons, youth workers, sports coaching and psychology.

All teaching assistants/ LSA’s interested will need to email with an up to date CV or call the office for more info on 0151 244 5430. Or apply direct for an immediate response - Http://www.teachingpersonnel.com/register/

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see teachingpersonnel.com/faqs 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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Contact Details:
Teaching Personnel
Tel: 0151 244 5430
Contact: Danielle Boyle

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