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SEN Teaching Assistant -KS1- Oldham

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SEN Teaching Assistant -KS1- Oldham

Teaching Personnel is working with a larger than average sized primary school in the Oldham area (OL4) to recruit an enthusiastic and experienced SEN Teaching Assistant to work with students in Key Stage 1. The role is full time and starts ASAP. This is an incredible opportunity for someone who is looking to progress their career.

The Primary School is part of a multi-academy trust, which is known for its high expectations for all students. The school has strong relationships with its surrounding community and has high expectation for all of the pupils. Students at this school make excellent progress due to the high standard of teaching. The students are well behaved, friendly and love to learn. The teachers make great lessons which cater to all of their students' individual needs, as well as creating exciting wall displays that enhance learning by providing prompts and key words.

This is an inclusive school with a high level of EAL. There is also a larger than average amount of SEN students. The SEN department is supportive for both staff and students. Differentiated learning is provided in order to help SEN students to progress well. Interventions are used for students who are falling behind, as well as booster classes, learning mentors and speech and Language therapists. The school uses resources such as sign-a-long, so experience with this would be very advantageous. There is also a sensory room as well as visual timetables.

The successful SEN Teaching Assistant must be bubbly and be willing to interact with the students in order to enhance their learning. They MUST have SEN experience and will work with the students on a 1:1 basis or in small groups. They must have a real passion for SEN and want to raise attainment for their students.

To apply for this role applicants must:

  • Be enthusiastic and committed
  • Have the relevant teaching assistant/ childcare qualifications
  • Have a real desire to make a positive difference to the pupils you work with
  • Have experience working with SEN students in Key Stage One.

The role is to start immediately and offers a competitive rate.

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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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