SEN Teaching Assistant

Location: Manchester
Job Type: Supply Teaching
Industry: Secondary Support
Reference: TA24Seenta
Salary: £85 - 105 per day + Access to CPD and no umbrella companies used
Job Published: 16 days ago

Protocol Education are currently seeking Teaching Assistants who are experienced in SEN, to work in either a Primary or Secondary School in the Trafford/Stockport area in Greater Manchester (United Kingom). We have positions starting from the 15th of April 2024, after the Easter holidays.

This exciting opportunity will include supporting KS1-KS4 children with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND), and Social, Emotional, and Mental Health Needs (SEMH). Roles for TA work are typically always full-time until the end of the academic year 2024, with some roles having the potential to go permanent (subject to the individual school).

We work with a number of schools in the Greater Manchester area who are in demand for Teaching Assistants, this providing you with the opportunity to gain valuable experience within an educational setting, with access to training to advance in a career within the education sector.

The role is a perfect fit for candidates who have either recently graduated from University and are seeking experience working with children, or for those who have previously worked in a school and have a passion for seeing the personal and academic development of young people. Whilst no prior experience is necessary, commitment, dedication and passion are some of the key attributes that we are looking for in a Teaching Assistant.

As a TA, you may be working on a 1:1 basis, or with small groups of 6-8 students*, where you will follow the curriculum and support the development of learners who may require some additional support with their studies. This can be via targeted intervention for key skills such as speech and language, reading and comprehension, literacy and numeracy as well as assisting in creative lessons such as art, music and design technology.

The role:

  • Monday to Friday (Full-time)
  • Hours typically 8:30am-3:30pm
  • Working with children with additional needs such as Autism, ADHD, challenging behaviour, etc. 
  • Developing children’s communication skills and social skills
  • Opportunity to play a part in social and academic development of young people

If you believe that you are an ideal fit for this opportunity then please do not hesitate in applying with an up-to-date CV. Alternatively, if you are interested in hearing about more opportunities within Protocol Education, apply with an up-to-date CV and a member of the recruitment team will be in touch.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see the FAQs on the Protocol Education website for further details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

Protocol Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We undertake safeguarding checks on all workers in accordance with the DfE statutory guidance ‘Keeping Children Safe in Education’, this may also include an online search as part of our due diligence on shortlisted applicants.
We offer FREE online safeguarding and Prevent Duty training to all our workers. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check and subscribe to the DBS Update Service.

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