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SEN Teaching Assistant

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An excellent mixed mainstream school, rated Outstanding by Ofsted, is looking for the right candidate to add to their dedicated department.

  • SEN Teaching Assistant
  • Immediate start
  • Mixed secondary school
  • Macclesfield
  • GBP290-350 per week

This SEN Teaching Assistant role would see you working with the school’s dedicated SEN support staff, who are devoted to helping every student secure excellent progress. This full time Teaching Assistant role will see you undertaking gratifying work such as one-to-one support with key students, small group intervention and pastoral support working with pupils who have moderate learning and/or behavioural difficulties, such as ADHD, autism, dyslexia and social emotional mental health challenges.

This role would be well suited to someone who is looking for a new challenge within their career, or someone who has recently graduated and may be looking to gain some valuable classroom experience to support a future teaching application. Ideally, you would have experience of working with young people with SEN in an educational or school-based environment.

The school offers a varied curriculum that is built around the core principles of providing inspiring educational opportunities to ensure pupils perform to the best of their abilities and develop their confidence, so they aspire to be the very best that they can be. As an Outstanding school, the school strives to deliver high quality teaching and learning to allow each and every pupil to make substantial progress, something that your efforts as a Teaching Assistant specialising in SEN will contribute towards. Located close to the A523 and the A537, this school is also well serviced by public transport, meaning it is easily accessible whether you own your own transport or not.

Highlights of the role:

  • Weekly pay through our PAYE scheme ranging from GBP290 - GBP350 per week
  • Regular CPD and training courses through Teaching Personnel
  • Highly rewarding job role

Desirable criteria:

  • Passion for education and for supporting young people
  • Experience of working in a school-based environment
  • Flexible working attitude
  • Willingness to learn and undertake CPD courses

If you are interested in the role of working as a Teaching Assistant please register your interest by uploading your CV via the link below, or for more information contact the Manchester Secondary 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. 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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