SEN Teaching Assistant

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Job Sector:
North West
£28 to £325 per week
Teaching Personnel
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Our client secondary school is looking to recruit a SEN Teaching Assistant to start with them following the Easter break. The successful SEN Teaching Assistant will be working with students in lower school years 7 and 8 primarily supporting with various needs in the classroom and supporting various nurture groups. The role of the SEN Teaching Assistant will involve providing assistance and supporting with students’ confidence and social awkwardness (support with SEMH and MLD) as a main focus for this SEN Teaching Assistant.

Required on a full time basis, any Teaching Assistants with relevant experience or interest in this SEN Teaching Assistant position are encouraged to apply for immediate consideration. If you are experienced in supporting aged 11 – 16 year olds with special educational needs then apply now.

Key aspects of this SEN Teaching Assistant position:

* Highly reputable single gendered secondary school located in the Tameside area
* Full time SEN Teaching Assistant required: 23rd April 2019 for the remainder of the academic year
* Pay dependent upon experience; �270 - �325 per week
* Support year 7 and 8s in the main with various SEN requirements
* Applications highly encouraged from all previous Teaching Assistants, Youth Workers, Mentors and Graduates with interest in education based roles

This highly supportive and inclusive secondary school located in Tameside is the school of choice for many parents and students in the local area given its academic stature and reputation of being a fantastic secondary school. The school makes a specific effort to ensure all students are welcome and get the most out of each school day. They are therefore looking for a Teaching Assistant that is gentle in their approach but can offer support to all students in the classroom and on a 1:1 basis. Any specific nurture experience working with vulnerable students is beneficial so please outline any relevant experience on your application.

The school being located in Tameside is easily accessible for those who live in Tameside, Stockport, Oldham and central Manchester given that the school is a short bus/tram ride. The school is housed in very pleasant surroundings with a large on site car park and impressive traditional building.

Individuals who haven’t fulfilled the role of a Teaching Assistant before are still highly encouraged to apply; this role will suit:

* Youth workers
* Behaviour mentors/Learning mentors
* Support workers
* Family care workers
* Teaching Assistants
* Learning Support Assistants

If you are interested in this Teaching Assistant position, then contact Shiv via the details below for more information and a call back for immediate consideration. Please apply with your latest CV outlining your most recent applicable experience.

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.

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Contact Details:
Teaching Personnel
Tel: 0161 242 1794
Contact: Shiv Pancholi

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