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Secondary Teaching Assistant

  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Secondary Education, Special Educational Needs

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £65 - £70 per day

  • Contact:

    Cassandra Summerton

  • Contact email:


  • Contact phone:

    01352 746180

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  • Published:

    26 days ago

  • Duration:

    Jan-July 2021

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


  • Consultant:

    Cassandra Summerton

Vetro Education, North Wales has an exciting opportunity for a full time secondary teaching assistant to support students with additional needs.

As a teaching assistant you will be working with individuals with a vareity of needs; autism, ADHD, attachement disorders, social emotional mental health and global delay. You will also be supporting the class teacher to set up equipment, prepare the classroom for lessons and help with reporting. Applicants should have experience of working with secondary age groups with pupils who have additonal needs. Training in de-escerlation tecniques would be an advatage but not essential.  

The position is based in a secondary school in Denbighshire and will be starting 11th January 2021, hours of work: 8:30am-3:30pm. Monday to Friday.

  • To support the class teacher
  • Support an individual with additional needs
  • Manage challenging behaviours
  • Promote therapeutic relationships between staff, young people and the community
  • To ensure the classroom is managed efficiently, meeting Estyn standards.


  • Experience in secondary education
  • Experience working with children who have ALN
  • Teaching Assistant level 2 or above would be ideal but not essential
  • Restraint training would be an advantage but not essential 
  • DBS on the update service or willing to apply for a new DBS
  • Registered with EWC or willing to register

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Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our clients' requirements.

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