SEN Teaching Assistant

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Job Sector:
North West
£60 to £80 per day
Teaching Personnel
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Our client secondary school is looking to recruit a SEN teaching assistant who is experienced in supporting students with challenging behaviour. The school has a specific male student who is at risk of exclusion and looking for a teaching assistant that can work with them as a role model and build a relationship to get them re-engaged with school life. Any prior experience supporting as a youth worker or working with challenging behaviour will be beneficial.

The successful SEN teaching assistant will be working on a 1 to 1 basis with the specific year 7 student working with them in re-integrating into mainstream classes and working together closely. The student is an avid football fan who has had multiple exclusions thus far within his first term of school. The male student exhibits challenging behaviour relating to ADHD and ODD.

Working with this individual student is greatly rewarding and would suit someone looking for work within a secondary school environment that is able to build a relationship with the student over time.

The school requires the successful SEN teaching assistant to start with them as soon as possible initially for 1 day per week but if things work out well in the first week or 2, progressing to a more full time position.

Key aspects of this SEN Teaching Assistant role:

* Support a specific student with ADHD and behavioural issues
* Initially for 1 day per week but quick opportunity to progress to a more full time position if the placement works out
* Work on a 1:1 basis with a male year 7 student who is at risk of exclusion
* Average sized secondary school based in the heart of Tameside
* Pay range between �60 - �80 per day depending on specific experience

The school is located in the heart of Tameside, very easily accessible for those living in nearby in Stockport, Ashton-under-Lyne and the city centre. For those who drive, the school is situated near to the M60, M67 motorway network making it very easy to travel to with a large on site car park.

If you are a graduate or SEN teaching assistant with experience working with a student with ADHD or an experienced TA/LSA who can support an individual with various needs, then apply now with your latest CV.

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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