SEN Teaching Assistant

Recruiter
Prospero Teaching
Location
Oldham
Salary
£12000 - £15000/annum
Posted
13 Jul 2017
Closes
12 Aug 2017
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
A full time Teaching Assistant position for September 2017 has arose at our client primary school in Oldham (OL4). The position is to support a girl in Year 4 with Autism. The pupil is almost completely non-verbal and communicates through PECs. The Year 4 girl has no behavioural issues but will need academic support throughout the day to help her reach expected progress. The position is full time and is to run until the end of the academic year.

The Role
* Work with a verbal Year 4 girl with ASC
* Low functioning
* Needs academic support (English & Maths)
* Help with social integration
* Will need to use PECs to communicate
* Support with visual timetables

The School
* Strong senior leadership
* Full time opportunity with a view to a school based contract

This is a larger than average sized primary school with over 400 pupils on roll services the local area with high numbers of pupils with EAL. The incoming Teaching Assistant will ideally have experience of supporting pupils with SEN and experience with pupils with ASC is highly desirable. Graduates of Psychology with voluntary experience in a primary schools are encouraged to apply.

If you meet the above criteria then email your CV or call the Manchester office on (Apply online only)