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Teaching Assistant

Teaching Personnel

£331.50 - 375.00 per week

Newcastle upon Tyne

Temporary | Full Time



Do you want to make a difference to lives of young people with profound and multiple learning disability and complex needs?

Teaching Personnel are currently looking to recruit a passionate Teaching Assistant to work with young people with profound and multiple learning disabilities and complex needs and other learning difficulties, working on a full-time basis.

As a Care Support Assistant working with children with PMLD and complex needs, Team Teach and Moving and Handling qualifications are highly desirable, but not mandatory as training can be provided.

The candidate must have:

- Some experience working with young people who display challenging behaviour

- Experience of de-escalation training would be advantageous

- The school would also consider candidates from youth work backgrounds, or similar roles

This role demands motivation, passion, patience and the ability to emotionally support children who are from vulnerable backgrounds and situations.

You will receive:

- Competitive pay rates of £331.50-375 per week, however long-term rates can be negotiated on your behalf

- Access to unique CPD opportunities to increase your qualifications and knowledge of the field such as: Autism Awareness, Safeguarding, Behaviour That Challenges and more

- An experienced Consultant along with our dedicated on call service

If you are interested in finding more about this role, or any others, please do not hesitate to get in touch for a chat.

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.

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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