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SEN Teaching Assistant

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Job description

Do you have an ability to engage people and guide their focus?

Are you looking for a challenging new role helping children with special educational needs?

Teaching Personnel are offering the successful candidate the chance to make a real difference in the lives of young children with SEN. The position is an SEN Teaching Assistant in the Stockport area. This would be working with children aged 11-18 years at a school that deals with SENs, primarily with SEMH. The position is temporary but with the opportunity to become permanent if the school decides you would be a good fit.

Pay starts at a minimum of GBP65 per day, working from the hours of 8:30am to 3:30pm.

Main responsibilities will include:

  • Engaging students when distracted from their learning
  • Assisting the execution of tailored lesson plans
  • Reporting back on behaviour to promote best practice
  • 1:1 work ensuring pupils stay on track with the curriculum

The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate:

  • A keen interest in the wellbeing of children with SEN
  • Previous experience in an SEN setting
  • A calm and resilient personality
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

What Teaching Personnel can offer:

  • 24 years industry experience informing the process of you applying for positions to being placed in a role that’s right for you
  • You will be assigned a personal consultant who will guide you through the process, ensuring all the relevant documents are in place
  • Heavily discounted CPD programs, our own safeguarding training and an online diary to help you manage your workload

All our candidates will be subject to Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks before being placed in a role.

If you believe you fit this criteria, please get in touch with us by emailing or phoning 0161 242 1793.

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 date.

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We offer all our registered candidates FREE child protection and prevent duty training. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

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