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Teaching Assistant

Job description

A mixed comprehensive Secondary school towards the north of Bury town centre are currently in the process of restructuring their support department, and as a result wish to appoint teaching assistants to join their faculty at the earliest convenience.

Do you have previous experience working with young people aged 11-16? Are you considering a career in teaching? If so, please see the details below of the teaching assistant role positions available;

  • Full time and part time opportunities available
  • Supporting identified pupils during lesson times with set work
  • Working alongside the class teacher to cover lessons and build upon behaviour management skills within the classroom
  • Gain invaluable experience to enhance future PGCE applications
  • Earn up to £300 per week depending upon previous experience

The role of the teaching assistant within our partner Secondary school will provide you with the skills and experiences necessary to excel in future teacher training programmes. You will work directly with the SENCO to provide support to identified pupils, both in lessons and during recreational periods. You will also have the opportunity to cover lessons in the absence of the class teacher, strengthening behaviour management and classroom presence.

Our partner school currently has fewer than 900 pupils on roll and has consistently received a 'Good' grading in Ofsted inspections. Located towards the north of Bury, near to Ramsbottom, the school can be accessed from neighbouring areas Rossendale, Bolton and Salford. The M66 motorway also provides a direct route to the school.

If you wish to be considered for this position, please send a full CV outlining all experiences with children and young people to Nicola via the link provided below. For more information, please contact the Manchester West Secondary Office on the phone number provided.

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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