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Psychology graduate Teaching Assistant

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Psychology graduate Teaching Assistant

The role will be working a long side the primary schools SENCO in the specialist nurture unit. The primary school is based in the Radcliffe, Bury (M26) with the role starting in February 2020 and will carry on until the end of the academic year.  

  • Radcliffe, Bury (M26) Primary School
  • Start date – February 2020
  • Salary from GBP57 - GBP65 a day

The school has a high percentage of pupils with special educational needs throughout the school. Due to this, the Head Teacher is looking to utilise a psychology graduate’s theoretical knowledge of Special Educational Needs to raise attainment in the school. The ideal candidate will have previous experience working with children in a school or similar setting and will be looking to gain more experience putting their theoretical knowledge into practice.

A successful applicant should:

  • Hold either an educational or psychology based degree
  • Have previous experience working with young children
  • Have a caring and understanding nature
  • Have strong communication skills

This larger than average sized primary school in the Radcliffe, Bury (M26) area is looking for a psychology graduate to join the schools ever growing community and wants a teaching assistant who is passionate about making a real difference in children’s lives. The role will be perfect for someone looking to do a PGCE course or pursue a career in educational psychology in the future. If you want more experience in a primary school working with pupils from a number of age groups and backgrounds then this is the perfect opportunity.

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

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