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SEN Teaching Assistant

Lawrence Sheriff SchoolRugby, Warwickshire

We are looking to appoint an experienced Level 2 Teaching Assistant to support specific students with SEND, for example ASD and anxiety, in order to facilitate their access to the curriculum and maximise their independence.

The successful applicant must have the ability to establish effective relationships with children, young people and teaching staff. 

Being an effective communicator is critical due to the needs of students and therefore excellent written and spoken English is essential. You must be highly organised, with good time management skills and be IT literate. A knowledge and understanding of ASD and its impact on students’ learning is essential.

Applicants must be able to deal sensitively with matters of confidence whilst following the School Child Protection policy, for which training will be given.

To apply please complete and return the job application and equality details forms to Personnel at, along with a letter of application. Please do not submit CVs, as only the job application form will be considered.

For further information please view the supporting documents or contact Personnel: Tel: 01788 542074, Fax: 01788 567962, E mail:

Closing date for applications is  09.00 am on Tuesday 28th September 2021.

Lawrence Sheriff School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. The successful applicant will be required to undertake an Enhanced DBS check.

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