Teaching Assistant

  • Location:

    Manchester, Greater Manchester

  • Sector:

    Healthcare, Nursing, Health & Social Care, Social Work

  • Job type:

    Full Time

  • Salary:


  • Contact:

    Jake Rigby

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  • Published:

    8 days ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:

    17/09/2019 14:50:09

SEN Teaching Assistant (Special Educational Needs)
£17368 p/a + 8 weeks holiday per year
Monday-Friday 8:45-4:45, 40 hours a week, and some driving needed.

Search are looking for an Enthusiastic and caring Teaching Assistant to support pupils with SEN in a residential setting in a number of homes in South Manchester. Roles typical to this
Teaching Assistant include:

*To provide learning support for the pupils in class or in the community, either 1:1 or small groups.
*To develop knowledge of the particular needs of the child and seek advice from the Lead Teacher, and outside agencies as required.
*To aid access to the full range of learning experiences both inside and outside the classroom and provide modified materials as required e.g. worksheets, games, visual prompt cards etc.
*To make or modify resources as suggested and advised by the Lead Teacher, Educational Psychologist or other outside agencies.

Qualifications Needed:

*A GCSE or O level of C or above in English and Maths.
*A level 3 Supporting Teaching and Learning qualification would be desirable.
*A willingness to continue professional development training if required for the role's effectiveness.


*Proven successful experience of working with children in an educational setting.
*Experience of working with children whom have ASC's or LD's.
*Have an understanding of the importance of lesson planning, IEPs and learning objectives to contribute to learning.

Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age.