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Teaching Assistants - Eccles - Sept. '19

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Job description

Do you have a passion for making difference in young people's lives?

Do you have experience working within SEN school environments?

Are you a caring and patient practitioner?

At Teaching Personnel, we have an opportunity to place a Teaching Assistant in an OFSTED 'Outstanding' rated school for pupils aged 9 - 18 years with moderate and/or complex learning difficulties. The school is situated in the Eccles area of Salford, with public transport links nearby. The ideal candidate for this role would have:

  • Experience of working with people with complex learning difficulties/ Willingness to train
  • A calm and patient manner to support pupils through difficult times.
  • Someone who is comfortable with outdoor play and support if needed.

This school has excellent facilities to support the development of the pupils as seen by their Visual Arts, Technology and Sport Specialist status. This is supplemented with access to a full time speech and language therapist, specialist trained teaching assistants, the support of the Disability Team, access to hydrotherapy when needed, two learning mentors, trained therapists for OT, physiotherapy and mental health. The school's reputation is well regarded in the local community and the motives of the school are further recognized with its recent OFSTED rating being outstanding in all areas inspected.

Your role at the school would be to work on a 1:1 basis or with small groups in order to assist with their learning, deescalate situations or provide a nurturing role to the pupils. You will be instrumental in helping the pupils gain the necessary skills to progress both academically and socially, meaning better futures for them.

If you feel this or a similar role is for you please contact Dan at Teaching Personnel.

If you feel this would be the role for you or you would be interested in a similar role, then feel free to contact Dan at Teaching Personnel () at your earliest convenience.

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
  • £9.50 an hour or above
  • 13 weeks off per year.
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