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Year 5 - SEN Teaching Assistant - Rochdale

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Job description

Are you passionate about supporting and shaping the education & lives of children?

Do you have experience in working with challenging behaviour?

Have you knowledge and experience of working with "Looked After Children"?

If you answered 'Yes' to these questions then keep reading!

This 'Outstanding' school based in Rochdale, is looking for an experienced SEN Teaching Assistant to support a Year 5 pupil. This is a 'Looked After Child' who can sometimes display challenging behaviour, so the ideal candidate will have a proactive approach to assisting teaching and will be able to build good working relationships.

About the school:

  • Rated 'Outstanding' by Ofsted
  • Great support system
  • Warm and welcoming environment
  • Children are very respectful
  • Free parking on site

About the role:

  • ASAP start date
  • Working 1:1 with a KS2 pupil with social and emotional needs
  • Based in a Year 5 class
  • Full time and on a long term basis
  • Possibility to become permanent if agreed by Head teacher
  • Giving accurate handovers to the Teacher and/or carers of the child at the end of your day

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Will have experience working with challenging behaviour
  • Will have knowledge and experience of working with 'Looked After Children'
  • Will be willing to get stuck in and take a proactive approach
  • Team teach training desirable

This full time teaching assistant position will start as soon as possible and will run until the end of the academic year. The opportunity to be made a permanent member of staff may be possible for the right candidate.

If you have the relevant experience and are looking to enhance your career in education then you are encouraged to get in touch.

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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