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Year 1 Teaching Assistant

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SEN Teaching Assistant required, KS1, M16

  • SEN Teaching Assistant required, KS1, M16
  • Experience working in KS1
  • Phonics knowledge beneficial

An ‘OUTSTANDING’ primary school in Manchester (M16) area is looking for a teaching assistant to join their KS1 team. The ideal candidate will have experience working with children with specific needs on a 1:1 basis. The ideal candidate will have experience working with children on the autistic spectrum, however, a candidate with the right attitude and willingness to learn may be considered. This is a school which prides itself on ‘creating highly motivating & interesting lessons’ for its children, so the ideal candidate must be comfortable with exploring alternative methods for assisting teaching.

The ideal candidate will:

? Have a clear understanding of the KS1 curriculum

? Provide 1:1 support to an autistic child in year 2

? Have strong phonics knowledge

In return the school can offer:

? A work place that has been rated ‘OUTSTANDING’ in all areas at its last OFSTED inspection

? Continuous support from the senior leadership team and management

? The opportunity to gain experience in alternative areas

This role is an excellent opportunity for the right Teaching Assistant to enhance their career. The post starts after Christmas and will run until the end of the academic year. To register your interest email your CV to or call into the Manchester Central branch on 0161 242 1796.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualification and training for this role. For teacher roles, we require a formally recognised teaching qualification. For Support staff our minimum requirement is GCSE English & Maths (A-C) or equivalent.

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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