KS1 SEN Teaching Assistant

Prospero Teaching
£12000 - £17000/annum
23 Jul 2017
22 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
A full time Teaching Assistant opportunity has become available in a two form entry primary school in Tameside, (SK15). The school are looking to recruit an enthusiastic teaching assistant with experience supporting pupils with significant barriers to learning and who display challenging behaviour. The suitable candidate will be supporting groups of identified children with SEMH/EBD in KS1 and KS2.

Highlights of the post include;
* Opportunity for a school based contract
* Strong supportive Head teacher
* Emphasis on Continued Professional Development

The Role;
* Working with groups of identified children with challenging behaviours.
* Work on a 1:1 and a group basis.
* Can be violent outbursts and some of the children will be aggressive to members of staff.
* Be able to set clear boundaries but build positive relationships with pupils
* Team teach qualification is highly desirable

The School;
The pupils come from a white british background and a low number of pupils with EAL. To be considered for this teaching assistant role, you will need to have a teaching assistant qualification/degree or a degree in psychology/Sport. Teaching assistants with experience of supporting pupils children who display challenging behaviours are highly desirable but not essesntial.

If you meet the above criteria and are interested in working as a teaching assistant then please email your CV or call the Manchester office on (Apply online only)