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SEN Teaching Assistant

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SEN Teaching Assistant- Central Manchester

Teaching Personnel are recruiting for an SEN Teaching Assistant on behalf of our partner primary school in central Manchester. This full-time position represents an exciting opportunity for an SEN Teaching Assistant to join a reputable primary school and make a profound difference to the lives of pupils with SEN. The school wish for the successful SEN Teaching Assistant to start immediately for a minimum of one term.


  • Full-time SEN Teaching Assistant vacancy.
  • To work with targeted groups of SEN pupils to ensure they are comprehensively supported across all areas of school life.
  • Pay between £300-350 a week depending upon experience level.
  • Required to start immediately for one term initially.

Specific duties-

  • To help SEN pupils to resolve a range of issues which are creating barriers to learning.
  • To help implement and review action plans for SEN pupils.
  • To develop pro-active approaches to learning for pupils with complex learning needs.
  • To maintain regular contact with parents/carers of students receiving support and to encourage positive family involvement in the students' learning.

The school-

It is larger than the average size primary school with just over 450 pupils on roll. The number of pupils eligible for the pupil premium funding and those who speak English as an Additional Language are higher than the national average.

It is centrally located making it only a 15 minute drive from the city centre of Manchester. For those requiring public transport, there are buses that stop a short distance away from the school.

How to apply-

The Senior Leadership team are looking to meet with interested candidates at the earliest convenience. Therefore to be considered immediately, please submit your full CV to Paul via the link below.

Please note- the school are ideally seeking candidates who are qualified to Level 3 or who will be working to work towards achieving it.

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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