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SEMH Teaching Assistant

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SEMH Teaching Assistant Position in Rochdale

There is currently an open position requiring an immediate start for a SEMH teaching assistant in a popular school in the Heywood area. The job role will include offering 1:1 support for young children with SEMH needs as well as providing classroom support for children with behaviour issues.

  • Teaching assistant position for children with SEMH needs
  • Weekly pay between GBP57-GBP70 a day depending on experience and responsibilities
  • Well established school in Heywood area, rated good by Ofsted
  • 1:1 working basis with SEMH pupils

Our client is a very popular joint faith school in the Heywood area, with excellent facilities for 11-18 year olds within a sixth form and secondary school. It has been rated ‘good’ by Ofsted with the school performing above the national average for attainment at GCSE level as well as their Progress 8 score – which continues to improve. There has been a recent refurbishment and renovation, mirroring their success as a school, with a state of the art learning support unit being provided for students with additional needs.

Job highlights as a SEMH teaching assistant in Rochdale;

- Helping young students overcome their behavioural issues through 1:1 support

- Liaising with Heads of Faculty and SENCO about progress being made

- Assisting in raising levels of focussed learning in lessons 

- Monitoring and tracking behaviour of SEMH pupils

If the role of an SEMH teaching assistant interests you then get in contact with us at Teaching Personnel today. Apply directly via the link provided with a CV and covering letter for a call back further discussing the role.

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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