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ASC Teaching Assistant required - Oldham

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Full time position for an ASC Teaching Assistant commencing after Easter. The position is initially temporary, for the first term Easter - Summer, however there is the possibility of permanent for Teaching Assistants with the appropriate experiences.

The School is a Secondary School which is located in Tameside which currently has 75 pupils enrolled. The Setting caters for pupils with a wide range of needs including: moderate, severe or profound multiple learning difficulties. In its most recent 2016 inspection the school was graded as 'oustanding' with outstanding features by OFSTED. Due to the specific needs of the pupils the ideal Teaching Assistant will have an understanding of who to cater for children with SEN.

The role will involve working in collaboration with Teachers and School Support Staff to support the holistic development of pupils with SEN. The ideal Teaching Assistant will have experience of working within a Special Needs Setting and delivering interventions to pupils with SEN. We would also welcome applications from less experienced individuals who can demonstrate an in-depth understanding of SEN through their personal experiences.

The ideal Teaching Assistant will have:

  • Experience working with pupils with SEN
  • An understanding of how to support pupils with ASC
  • Experience working within a SEN Setting
  • Experience delivering interventions designed to encourage the optimal development of pupils with SEN

If you are an experienced Teaching Assistant and feel that you have the appropriate experiences please apply directly.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualification and training for this role. For teacher roles, we require a formally recognised teaching qualification. For Support staff our minimum requirement is GCSE English & Maths (A-C) or equivalent.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay.

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

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