A mixed comprehensive Secondary school in the Whitefield area of Bury wish to appoint an SEN Teaching Assistant to work within their inclusion provision from January 2018. Due to an increase in pupils at the school with Education Health Care Plans, the SEN department require additional support to cater effectively to each pupil’s needs.
This position will be offered on a full time basis for two terms initially, once the student’s requirements have been readdressed, the appointed SEN Teaching Assistant has the opportunity to gain a fixed term contract.
Requirements for this position include;
*NVQ/CACHE/Degree relating to working with Children and Young People *Experience supporting SEN (ASC/ADHD/SEMH/MLD) *Knowledge and understanding of safeguarding and Child Protection policies
The Secondary school currently caters for slightly more than 800 pupils, whereby more than 6% of students have an Education Health Care Plan. In order to support identified pupils, the school have a large on-site inclusion unit where pupils can complete work, receive mentoring and counselling, or spend some time relaxing when agitated.
*Supporting pupils both in class and within the Inclusion unit *Working alongside the SENCO to track progress and attainment *Providing guidance with academic, social and emotional requirements *Effectively managing behaviour and recording incidents
The school is located near to Whitefield, and can be easily accessed via the M66 motorway. For non drivers, there are public transportation links that lead directly to the school from central Manchester, Rochdale and Salford.
To be considered for this position, please send a full CV with details of all SEN experience to Nicola by clicking the link provided below.
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