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SEN Teaching Assistant New

Teaching Personnel

£10.20 - 11.00 per hour + PAYE


Temporary | Full Time



We are looking to appoint a Teaching Assistant to work with Special Education Needs Unit (SEN) in a Primary School in Llanelli. In this role you will be responsible for supporting pupils in Key Stage 2 (KS2) with Special education needs in small groups or on a 1:1 basis. The position is to start imminently and will continue for the academic year. For the right candidate, the opportunity to continue the role in to the next academic year and be offered a school contract will be possible. 

The ideal candidate will already have experience of working with pupils that have Special Education needs and/or pupils that need extra support with learning. In this role you will possess strong relationship building skills as you will be supporting vulnerable individuals that are Secondary age but have the capacity of primary school pupils. The ability to act as a role model for these pupils will develop your relationship and aid the level of support you can give.

This is a challenging but also very rewarding role and would suit someone who has worked in any professional setting that involves working with Special Needs. We would welcome applications from those in professions such as working in Schools, Youth Workers, Residential settings etc.

To be successful for this role we would need a valid DBS and EWC registration to be processed (We can help with both of these registrations)

In return Teaching Personnel provides:

-Access to CPD Courses including Safeguarding L2, Team Teach, Autism Awareness, NASEN and Moving and Handling

-Competitive rates of pay between £60 - £70 Per day

-Full Time Position (Mon-Fri)

-Dedicated Recruitment consultant to support through registration process

The school has a specialist provision for pupils with additional learning needs, you will be working within the base that provides an inclusive approach to learning. The Teachers and support staff within the base all have a passion for supporting SEN and this is clear to see from the moment you walk in to the school.

The school is a dual stream primary based in Carmarthenshire. There are over 250 pupils and a small percentage speak Welsh at home. As well as the mainstream classes, the school also has 3 centres for various SEN and language needs.

If you want to be part of this supportive and passionate team, please do not hesitate to get in touch by sending your current CV through the link provided.

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.

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