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SEN Teaching Assistant - Behaviour Specialist

Job description

Teaching Personnel are recruiting on behalf of a larger than average Primary school in the Withington area of Manchester, M20. This diverse, 2 form entry primary school are looking for a dedicated Teaching Assistant to work as a behaviour support assistant for a handful of children across the school. The ideal candidate will have the ability to deal effectively with challenging behaviour whilst working closely with a number of children with a variety of needs in KS1 and KS2.

To be considered for this post, you will have experience working with children with complex needs and will have the ability to build strong working relationships and implement creative techniques to monitor and assess behaviour.

This is a larger than average, two form entry primary school which has been praised by OFSTED for its 'inclusive' nature and its ability to assist children with identified learning needs. The school are looking for an enthusiastic practitioner who has the skills and experience necessary to guide its children through the remainder of the summer term. This post is to start ASAP and will run up until the end of the academic year. The role is open to extension.

To be considered, you will:

  • Have experience supporting children with identified needs
  • Be able to build strong working relationships with children and staff
  • Be looking to develop your career in education

The school are looking to see suitable candidates ASAP so you are encouraged to register your interest for immediate consideration. The school are looking for a dedicated teaching assistant who can step in and make a difference to identified children's learning from the start.

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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