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Teaching Assistant

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A fantastic SEN School in the Wigan area are in need of a 1:1 Teaching Assistant for a young student with complex needs.


The school provides a colourful curriculum, aiming at meeting the childrens' sensory and cognitive development needs, and helping them to build social confidence and independence.

The student requires a 1:1 until the end of the school year to support them with behaviour and communication inside and outside the classroom.
Ideally you will have experience in supporting special needs and have managed challenging behaviours. Having experience with children would be a bonus however other relevant experience will be considered.


Please be aware that all applicants will be subject to background checks and will need a current DBS certificate (update service registered).

Working hours are Monday to Friday, 8.30am-3.30pm approximately, but you may be offered additional duties and responsibilities outside of these hours.


If this opportunity sounds like something which you would really excel in, or if you want to hear about other Teaching Assistant vacancies, please send over your up to date CV.

What you can expect from Teaching Personnel

  • A dedicated consultant to discuss current or future roles with you
  • An extensively discounted CPD program
  • Payment in house, meaning no fees from Umbrella companies
  • GBP9.50 an hour or above
  • 13 weeks off per year


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

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