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SEN Teaching Assistant - Trafford

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Job description

  • Are you a teaching assistant looking for an opportunity to work part time within a specialist setting?
  • Do you want the opportunity to enhance your professional development through gaining access to specialist training?
  • Do you have an interest in working closely with pupils who have ASC to support their holistic development?

Part time position for a teaching assistant commencing in April 2018. The position is initially temporary, for the Summer term; however there is the possibility of permanent for the right candidate.

Teaching personnel are currently working on behalf of a 'good' special school in Trafford. The school is a secondary school which currently has 253 pupils enrolled. The setting caters for pupils with a wide range of needs including: moderate, severe or profound multiple learning difficulties. In its most recent 2016 inspection the school was graded as 'good' with outstanding features by OFSTED.

Due to the specific needs of the pupils the ideal teaching assistant will have an understanding of who to cater for children with SEND. The role will involve working closely with pupils with ASC and assuring that the appropriate strategies are implemented to assure that pupils with ASC are fully supported in achieving their optimal potential.

The ideal teaching assistant will have:

  • Experience working with pupils with SEND
  • Desirably Team-Teach trained (can be provided)
  • A commitment to supporting the holistic development of pupils with ASC

If you are an experienced teaching assistant who is able to demonstrate a passion for supporting pupils with ASC, please send an up to date CV

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.

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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