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Teaching Assistant (sen) - Rochdale

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Job description

The role is full time for a 1:1 teaching assistant to work within an SEN School. This role will commence immediately after October half term and will involve working 8.30 - 4.00pm. As a Teaching Assistant you will not expected to work over half terms. 

 The school currently has 253 pupils on roll and caters for pupils with special needs and disabilities (SEND) who are aged 11-19. The school was recently graded as ‘good’ by OFSTED in its most recent 2016 inspection. This role will involve working in close collaboration with a classroom teacher to support post 16 pupils with severe learning difficulties in achieving their optimal potential.

The majority of pupils within the Setting require PEG feeding and some have tracheostomies, therefore the ideal teaching assistant would have relevant training

Because this is such a specialised role, to be considered for this position you must;

•              Have previous experience working with individuals with special educational needs

•              Have previously undergone moving and handling training

•              Have a passion for assisting individuals with special educational needs

•              Have prior experience working with individuals with complex medical needs

If you would like to be considered for this role, please apply directly with your full 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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