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Teaching Assistant - Oldham

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There are multiple part time positions available for SEN Teaching Assistants who have experience working with individuals with various needs. There are positions commencing immediately and running until the end of the academic year. The role will involve working within a Special Needs School so it would be ideal for individuals who have worked in the Care Sector and are looking for an opportunity to change career and work within a School Setting. Due to the nature of the specific needs of the pupils it would be ideal for Teaching Assistant to have experience of PEG feeding and undertaking aspects of personal care.

The school is a Secondary Special Needs School which currently has 75 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 'outstanding' by OFSTED. Due to the specific needs of the pupil the Teaching Assistant should have an understanding of how to cater for young people with various needs.

The ideal Teaching Assistant will have:

  • Experience working with individuals with SEN in any capacity
  • Experience working within a Care or Residential Sector
  • Experience working within a School environment (desirable)
  • Experience or knowledge of PEG feeding

If you feel that you have the appropriate experiences please apply directly by submitting a CV and covering letter.

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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