Special Needs Teaching Assistant

57.00 - 75.00 GBP Daily
30 Jul 2019
27 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you passionate about working with children with complex Learning Difficulties?

Do you have experience working with children or adults who require personal care?

Teaching Personnel are currently seeking individuals who outgoing and have an interest in working with pupils outside of mainstream schooling in the Brighton and Hove area. The school is a specifically designed to develop a learning environment for pupils who do not engage with mainstream education and also demonstrate a variety of social, emotional and mental health needs. This nurturing environment and high ratio of teaching staff provides autistic pupils with the opportunity to develop their academic ability, social and communication skills.

The role will require candidates to support SEMH teachers, by working closely on a 1:1 basis with pupils with varying levels of needs. The role will coordinate with current staff, working with up to 3 other Learning Support Assistants in a classroom at any one time. Successful applicants will be responsible to engaging pupils in their education, working to outlined sessions and Education and Health Care Plans (EHCP).

The school utilises Team Teach and supportive education programmes. So if applicants have any additional qualifications or training such as: TEACCH and SCIP Training this will be hugely beneficial.

About the role:

Earning potential of between GBP9.50 - GBP11.00 per hour, dependent on experience and qualifications
1:1 or small group basis with pupils - engaging with a number of daily tasks and responsibilities
08.30 - 15.30 (Monday - Friday)Our schools are looking for confident and outgoing individuals who are passionate about making a difference in young people's lives. The requirements of this position will be challenging but hugely rewarding. If you think you will be suited to this position, please contact Teaching Personnel on (phone number removed) or alternatively email your CV

Teaching Personnel are committed to safeguarding and the welfare of children. All candidates applying for positions with Teaching Personnel must undertake or have undertaken an Enhanced Disclosure DBS check (CHILD WORKFORCE ONLY). Full assistance is provided during this process.

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.

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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