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SEN Teaching Assistant

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SEN Teaching Assistant

Are you looking for a flexible teaching role within a state-of-the-art school?

Teaching Personnel’s SEN Teaching Assistants work closely with pupils who have various learning difficulties such as Autism and Profound Learning Difficulties.

SEN Teaching Assistants challenge and motivate pupils by promoting and reinforcing self-esteem alongside providing individual pastoral support to pupils.

The School

This Oldham based school caters for pupils aged 11-16 with a range of special educational needs including pupils on the autistic spectrum. The Ofsted graded “Outstanding” secondary school is equipped with specialist support and facilities such as bright and attractive classrooms, specialist theatres and hydrotherapy pools to provide the very best learning experience.

The Role

As a SEN Teaching Assistant you would be required to support pupils in the classroom, helping them to concentrate on their work and making sure noise levels are kept to a minimum.

Classes are small and teaching staff work closely alongside support staff. The role would include working with pupils aged 11-16 with various conditions and to provide a creative approach in the classroom environment to support a personalised learning journey.

  • A progressive opportunity in this Oldham based school with great facilities

  • Working alongside a supportive team within this Special Needs school

  • GBP9.50-GBP10.50 hourly rate

For consideration, please submit your CV via the “Apply Now” link attached to this advertisement. Or for any further information about this SEN Teaching Assistant role, call Laura in the Manchester SEN branch of Teaching Personnel on 0161 242 1795.

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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