SEN Teaching Assistant

Darwen, Lancashire
Date Posted:07 Jan 2021
  1. SEN Teaching Assistant
£63.51 - £73.51 per day + + Over 30 accredited CDP courses
  1. Long-term

SEN Teaching Assistant

Darwen, Lancashire

SEN Teaching Assistant

Are you an experienced SEN Teaching Assistant?

Tradewind are working with a Primary School in Darwen who are looking for a Teaching Assistant to join their team full-time starting in March 2021 until July 2021. You will be providing general support from EYFS - KS1 class.

They are looking for someone who has previous experience in a PMLD environment or have worked extensively with learners with Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties (PMLD), some with associated complex needs, ASD (Autism) and challenging behaviours, training will be provided to any successful candidates.

This school offers an inspirational environment where creative learning is encouraged, and an innovative attitude is a must.

We are looking for:

  • Excellent communication and behaviour management techniques
  • Be confident in dealing with complex needs including personal care
  • Excellent interpersonal skills based on effective communication
  • Passion to ensure every pupil succeeds and reaches their full potential
  • An awareness of their own strengths and areas for development and a willingness to listen to, reflect constructively and ac upon, as appropriate, feedback from others.
  • Be able to confidently work as part of the team and independently.


  • Level 3 Teaching Assistant or equivalent experience
  • This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks
  • Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and any employment breaks must be explained
  • You must have the legal right to work in the UK

Click 'Apply Now' to be considered for this great position as a SEN Teaching Assistant in Darwen or for more information about the role, contact Chrissie on 01772 977333 or email-

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