Teaching Assistant jobs in Manchester
Your new school
You will be working in a large three form entry primary school in central Manchester. The school is wonderfully resourced and is graded as good by Ofsted. In the past it has also been judged to be Outstanding and it has an excellent reputation in the local community. The school provides an excellent quality of learning to all its pupils, many of whom start at levels well below the national average. The relatively new head teacher is completely committed to ensuring that all her staff are happy and motivated to succeed. There is a very strong and experienced Senior Leadership team which ensures that there is opportunity and avenues for development for all primary teachers in school. Having recently visited the school I can vouch for the way that the staff and children clearly enjoy being there!
Your new role
You will be required to provide 1:1 Teaching Assistant support for pupils with various Special Educational Needs ranging from Autism, ADHD, Dyslexia and Behavioural and Learning Difficulties. You must be confident enough to work across Key Stage 1 and 2. As part of your role you will be expected to cover lunch times for both inside and outside play.
What you'll need to succeed
To be a successful SEN Teaching Assistant, you must have recent experience working within a Primary School setting. It is essential for you to have worked with pupils with Special Educational Needs on a 1:1 and group basis. You will need to have an understanding of the curriculum and be able to monitor pupils progress and understanding in order to provide feedback through the relevant channels.
What you'll get in return
You will receive a permanent contract and will be paid accordingly. You will also have significant options for advancing your career in terms of leadership etc should you desire. In addition, you will get:
- Holiday pay and pension contributions as you will be contracted by the school from September
- Free career development through CPD courses provided by Hays Education
- One consultant to deal with all your needs
- Free CV and interview advice
- Recommend a friend scheme that can earn you £250 vouchers
What you need to do now
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