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Behaviour Specialist Teaching Assistant

Job description

A Roman Catholic Primary school in Whalley Range (M16) is looking to recruit a proactive Teaching Assistant who has experience working with children with challenging behaviour. This school prides itself on 'equality of opportunity' and requires a KS1 Teaching Assistant who would adhere to the warm ethos of the school. The school shows good levels of attendance and progression and needs an experienced TA to support in an energetic year 2 class.

This position will start immediately and will run up until the end of the academic year. The opportunity for extension may be possible for the right candidate

It is essential that applicants have experience supporting young people with difficult behaviour.

The school is looking for someone who,

  • Has experience working with pupils with challenging behaviours
  • Is able to work comfortably with children in small groups and on a 1:1 basis
  • Has experience working in a KS1 environment
  • Is passionate about making a difference by supporting children's learning

In return, the school can offer,

  • Hard working children who are enthusiastic about learning
  • A good management and leadership team
  • A school which boasts continuous levels of progression
  • A school that provides educational experience of the highest quality

This is a KS1 TA position in a "GOOD" school in Whalley Range (M16). It would be the perfect opportunity for the right person to develop their skills in this two form entry primary school!

If you feel like your skills meet the requirements for this role then please contact Sasha in the Manchester South Primary Branch.

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.

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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