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Speech & Language Teaching Assistant Wanted in M43

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Job description

Varied and interesting role within an exciting Tameside Primary School

Progressive career in education - opportunity to showcase your skills

Work closely with school SENCO and SEN Team

Our partner school in Denton, Tameside, (M34) requires a teaching assistant to help assist pupils with Speech, Language and Communication Needs (SLCN). The successful candidate will work with SEN pupils identified with SLCN on both a 1:1 basis and small groups. You will contribute towards a purposeful learning environment by supporting classroom teachers in teaching and learning.

The Denton school are looking for a candidate that has relevant experience of working with children with speech and/or communication needs at varying levels in or out of an educational environment. You will need to be patient and sensitive with the ability to encourage and motivate children. You will display outstanding inter-personal skills as well as being able to work effectively in a team. Experience of working with children who display challenging behaviour as a result of SEMH would be highly advantageous. Having knowledge of phonics schemes would work well when working in the schools EYFS.

You may also work with outside agencies to adapt the National Curriculum to meet the needs of pupils and work according to Individual Educational Healthcare Plans to reflect their development.

The role will start in September for the full academic year with the strong possibility for it to be extended.

All interested candidates please send your CV or 0161 242 1790 asking for Paige.

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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