ADHD Teaching Assistant - Manchester

Supply Desk
08 Apr 2018
20 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
ADHD Teaching Assistant Required in Manchester (M20)

Do you have experience working with children with challenging behaviours?

Do you want to transfer this skillset to a primary school?

Are you a good relationship builder?

Supply Desk are looking for a friendly and experienced individual to join a good community primary school in Manchester (M20) as an ADHD Teaching Assistant to support a child who has been diagnosed with ADHD and needs the support of a teaching assistant. If you are resilient and have a determination to make a difference in children’s lives, then this could be the role for you.

About the school…

* Graded ‘GOOD’ by OFSTED
* Friendly and welcoming staff members
* Good public transport links to and from the city centre, easy access by car
* Supportive SENCO and inclusion team

About the role…

* ADHD – Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder
* Assist the development of the pupil
* Work with the class teacher and other staff members to provide an excellent and safe learning environment
* 1:1 support for a child with challenging behaviour
* Some attention issues leading to challenging behaviour
* Ability to differentiate work to cater for children’s learning on an individual basis
* Support learning in and outside the classroom
* Build effective communication and relationships with the child and other children

Person Specification…

* Experience working with pupils who have SEN/Challenging Behaviour
* Experience working with pupils who have ADHD
* Comfortable with challenging behaviour
* Able to communicate with children with attention issues

For more information, please contact us on (Apply online only) or alternatively email a recent copy of your CV to

Do you know other great teachers or support staff? Simply refer a friend and we will pay you £100 for every person you refer to us once they have worked for 5 days.

Supply Desk is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All of our roles are subject to stringent checks and procedures. To apply for this role you need to provide or apply for an enhanced DBS certificate

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