Social Care Teaching Assistant

11 Jun 2021
09 Jul 2021
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you an enthusiastic and motivated Learning Support Assistant looking for a new opportunity within in a school?
Do you have experience supporting social/emotional/mental health needs?
Do you have relevant qualifications or previous experience within schools?
Are you located close to Truro and willing to travel for work?
We are currently looking for a SENTA to work in and around St Austell on a Full Time Contract. This role is perfect for anyone who would like to step into the world of education with a "Learning outside the classroom" ethos.

Although there will be support in place from the school's SENCO, the correct candidate should???

Have a passion for teaching and inspiring a child's learning.
Be able to build and maintain relationships with children, either in small groups or 1:1.
Work to their own initiative with confidence both inside and outside of the classroom.
Hope to make a difference to a child's life.
You must also have at least one year's previous teaching assistant experience, experience supporting such needs or a background of care of which you supported SEMH needs.

Other backgrounds could include:

Youth work
Sports Coaching
Working with Vulnerable children
Care background
Or feel you can offer something unique
Team Teach is preferred but not essential but good behaviour management is necessary.

All candidates must be able to provide two references from the most recent employer and you must provide a DBS check registered to the update service or be willing to complete one via application at a cost of GBP40.00. Safeguarding is a priority at Teaching Personnel and therefore all candidates are vetted to the highest standard.

If you ae unsure whether this position is right for you then Call Teaching Personnel on (phone number removed) or email lewis at

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see (url removed)/faqs 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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