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Special Needs support staff needed for work in a PRU in Wigan

Date Posted: 18 January 2018

Subject: SEN (Special Education Needs)

Branch: Greater Manchester

Position: Teaching Assistant

Type: SEN Teaching Assistant

Location: Wigan

Pay: £55-£65 per day

Special Needs support staff needed for work in a PRU in Wigan
Are you a Team player worker who wants the opportunity to make a difference to the lives of children who deserve the best?
Justteachers are currently seeking passionate, strong and dedicated SEND specialists to work within one our SEN provisions in Wigan. You will be responsible for supporting pupils on either a 1:1 basis or in small groups, delivering extra support to pupils with SEMH difficulties. Experience of supporting pupils aged 11-16 with challenging behaviour would be advantageous.

We are looking for staff to cover long and short term opportunities, working alongside class teachers, and other support staff within schools.

Ideally you will have some of the following:
• A Teaching Assistant qualification or have experience in Youth Work, as a Sports Coach or have a degree and/or experience in Psychology
• Experience in EYFS / Key stage 1 or Key stage 2
• Working knowledge of SEMH, ASC, SLCN or in supporting pupils with Numeracy or Literacy
• Be able to supply at least 2 education/school based references
• Have a professional and flexible attitude inline with Justteachers policies
• Have a desire to become part of a committed team
• Be passionate about education and have a good understanding of booster based teaching
• Confidence when dealing with challenging behaviour

The salary is competitive and will be dependent on experience.

If you are interested in this role, click ‘apply now’ to forward an up to date copy of your CV, or call 01925 826220

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