SEN Teaching Assistant

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United Kingdom
£275 to £350 per week
Salary Description:
�275 - 350 per week
Teaching Personnel
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An opportunity has opened up within the support team at a school in Trafford. This support role as a SEN Teaching Assistant, will involve working with children with SEN in a variety of different ways:

* This is an ideal opportunity for a candidate who is looking to gain secondary school experience, before deciding to enrol on PGCE course.
* A qualification in SEN is very desirable, but not necessarily essential - A 'Moving and Handling' qualification is very desirable.
* There is an expectancy that due to the nature of this role, the given individual will have to combat a number of different scenarios. Some of these scenarios may often lead to emotional responses from the child, and it is important therefore, that the applicant is resilient in their attitude.
* The applicant will be approachable, and will understand the varying logistics involved in escorting children with SEN between lessons, as well as the many complexities within the classroom environment.

It is essential that the applicant has strong interpersonal skills, and is able to display a confident demeanour.

Other key aspects of this role include:

* Supporting a full time member of the teaching staff in the classroom.
* Helping teachers effectively differentiate learning, in order to meet the specific needs of a given individual.
* Preparing adequate educational resources for those with SEN, as well as ensuring that SEN pupils are effectively catered for across the school site.
* Pay - �275-350 per week, based on prior experience.
* Role will commence in September 2020.

The school is located in Trafford, which is easily accessible from Manchester city centre, There are also several public transport links in close vicinity to the school itself. For further information on the role, please contact the Manchester South Secondary branch at Teaching Personnel.

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 1794
Contact: Rory Walsh

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