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Primary SEN Teaching Assistant

Date Posted: 27 February 20202020-02-27T11:44:54+00:00

Subject: SEN (Special Education Needs) Education

Branch: Greater Manchester Location: ManchesterGreater ManchesterGB

Position: Teaching Assistant


Type: Supply Primary Teaching Assistant

25-9042 Teaching Assistants, Preschool, Elementary, Middle, and Secondary School, Except Special Education

Pay: £55-£57.5 per day


Due to rising demand from justteachers partner schools we are looking to recruit Teaching Assistants to support the needs of mainstream and special schools around the Mancheseter area.

Essential criteria
• Evidence of working in the field of SEN and primary
• A minimum L1 qualification in supporting learning or 6 months’ relevant experience
• An up to date understanding of National Curriculum developments and the current practice within the field
of SEN
• Knowledge and understanding of the importance of Individual Education Plans
• A positive and sensitive attitude towards children with special educational needs, their parent/carers and
to those varying from social and cultural backgrounds

Desirable criteria
• A sense of humour
• Experience of pupils with severe and profound learning difficulties and very challenging behaviour within a
school setting
• Clear understanding of strategies for successful behavioural management principals and practice
• Knowledge and experience of pupils with ASD and additional difficulties
• Understanding of a therapeutic curriculum
• Be able to deal with difficult emotionally charged situations
• Resolve conflict and deal with criticism effectively
• Experience of various communication systems
• A commitment and knowledge about safeguarding vulnerable children and keeping children/young adult’s safe

If you are interested in this role, click ‘apply now’ to forward an up to date copy of your CV, or call us now on 0161 850 0310.

As an agency we pay £50 for every teacher referral so if you know a teacher who is looking for teaching work in the Manchester and surrounding area (we cover the whole of the North West) please let us know.

2020-08-11 08:57:48

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