SEN Teachung Assistant

GF Associates Recruitment
10 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
GF Associates Recruitment are recruiting on behalf of a lovely secondary school based in the Wigan area. We are seeking an experienced SEN teaching assistant to work with pupils aged 11-16 on a long term basis. As part of a forward thinking, innovative team you will be required to work both on a 1:1 and with small group basis supporting the pupils in all aspects of school life.

Experience and knowledge of working alongside students with severe learning difficulties would be ideal. In addition to these special educational needs, a significant proportion of pupils also have challenging behaviour.

The school has high expectations of both its staff and pupils and manages pupils’ behaviour with exceptional skill and great sensitivity. This leads to a happy productive working environment for all. The school are seeking an individual who can embrace this way of working.

This role will include various tasks such as;

Supporting individuals to complete set tasks within the classroom.Leading activities 1:1 with a pupil/pupilsImplementing behaviour strategies.Supporting pupils to achieve their individual education targetsWorking in partnership with teachers and other TA’s to provide a stable, positive environment for learning.Supervising community activities with the pupils.Candidates must be able to fully commit to the post which commences immediately

Candidates will be required to hold an enhanced DBS disclosure with the update service and will have undertaken Team Teach training.

Please attach your CV, if you feel you have the skills to perform well in this role and you have a passion for children’s learning and development.

For more information about this role and others here at GF Associates call Amanda on 0161 791 1398

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