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Specialist Support Assistant

Teaching Personnel

£10.77 - 11.77 per hour


Temporary | Full Time



Specialist Support Assistant

Teaching Personnel are working in partnership with a school in Barnoldswick to welcome a dynamic. Motivated educator who will hit the ground running.

Have you had experience of working with SEMH and SEN children, and would like to further develop those skills? We would like to hear from you if you have a passion for inspiring pupils with learning difficulties or with social, emotional and mental health difficulties.

The provision caters for secondary aged pupils who display signs of challenging behaviour and high levels of disengagement. A large proportion of the children who attend have an EHCP in place. The school adopt an engaging curriculum that motivates the children to get involved – using outdoor provisions as a focus.

Key information:
- Barnoldswick
- Secondary 
- £10.77 p/hour
- Temp to Perm contract 
- Start: ASAP

 To be considered for this role you will need:
- Experience working with young people with a range SEND including SEMH

- Excellent behaviour management with knowledge of de-escalation techniques.

- A positive attitude with a calm but firm approach.

- Flexibility to work with pupils of different ages and abilities.

Next steps
-Apply for a Child DBS and put it onto the Update Service

-Contact your two most recent employers/professional associates for references

-Ensure all required documentation is in date and valid

-Successful candidates will be invited for either an interview / meeting at the school or a trial day


If you are interested in this role, get in touch with Keira by clicking apply now!

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role as well as the Right to Work in the UK. 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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