SEN Teaching Assistant

Job Type:
Job Sector:
North West
£60 to £65 per day
Salary Description:
�60 - 65 per day
Teaching Personnel
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Are you a caring, patient and calm person?

Do you have experience of working with young people?

Are you ready for a new challenge in a dynamic environment?

Teaching Personnel is looking for a Teaching Assistant to work in Secondary School for those with SEMH. This school recently received a Good from OFSTED and is actively looking for individuals, particularly those working in Behaviour support, to propel them to the next level of 'Outstanding'. The ideal candidate would be someone who:

- Has experience in a secondary school environment

- Experience working with social, emotional and mental health

- Can keep calm under pressure

- Has a warm and friendly personality.

The school is for ages 11-16 and caters for pupils with identified special needs relating to their social, emotional and mental health needs. The school also a fantastic and extended Pastoral team including a Transition Co-ordinator, Family Support Worker, and a Pupil Support Worker. This would ensure you are supported at all times during your employment and are able to give your very best to your pupils as they develop and mature.

Due to the needs of the pupils a lot of support is provided on a 1:1 basis. Your role would be to provide positive reassurance to a pupil within the classroom and social interactions. This would include deescalating difficult situations, providing motivational and support in times of crisis and assisting with class work.

As this is a secondary provision you would have access to a wide range of facilities, such as classrooms, creative materials and outdoor equipment. Your use of this would be to inspire the young people you are working with as they move towards adulthood, careers or further education.

The school is based in the Wigan area so is easy to get via bus or car.

If this seems to be the role for you, here is what we can offer at Teaching Personnel

- A dedicated consultant to discuss current or future roles with you

- An extensively discounted CPD program

- Payment in house, meaning no fees from Umbrella companies

- �9.50 an hour or above

- 13 weeks off per year.

If you feel this would be the role for you and you can support these young people who need you then please contact Dan at Teaching Personnel today

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. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

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Contact Details:
Teaching Personnel
Tel: 0161 242 1795
Contact: Daniel Bostock

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