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SEN Teaching Assistant

Job description

A client school in Central Manchester (M12) are seeking a Teaching Assistant to join their energetic staffing team on a full time basis. This post will start as soon as possible and will be on going until at least the end of the summer term. The ideal candidate will have extensive experience working with children with specific needs on a 1:1 and group basis and will be looking for a proactive role in a central Manchester primary school.

This larger than average, three form entry primary school has a well resourced SEN provision and is looking for a compassionate individual to work with a handful of children across KS1 and KS2. The children that work in the provision have a range of complex needs. They spend the majority of the school day in the classroom but take time out to complete tasks in the SEN provision where necessary.. The school would benefit from a bubbly, energetic role model who has a happy and light hearted nature. Experience supporting children with additional needs is essential, the school will offer additional training where necessary.

To be considered for the role you will:

  • Have a kind and compassionate nature
  • Be dedicated to supporting all areas of learning
  • Will have prior experience supporting children with SEN

In return, the school can offer:

  • The opportunity to work onto a school based contract
  • Continual support from the schools SENCO
  • The opportunity to develop your career alongside a dedicated staff team

This is a great opportunity for the right person to develop their career in a warm and supportive primary school environment. If you are interested in developing your career in education then you are encouraged to get in touch as soon as possible for immediate consideration.

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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