SEN Teaching Assistant Leigh , Wigan

30 Oct 2018
22 Nov 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

We are currently working with a Catholic primary school in Leigh who is looking for a teaching assistant to work with two 5 year old boys in Year 1 with EHCPs for autism on a full time basis from as soon as possible.

We are looking for a teaching assistant with recent experience of

Supporting children in Key stage 1 or EYFS

Supporting children with social, emotional and behavioural difficulties

Positive behaviour management strategies such as PRICE or TeamTeach would be beneficial

Ideally supporting boys with SENd

Understanding current SEN policies and implementation of Education Health Care Plans

A background in social care such as children's social worker, family support or child and adolescent mental health would also be considered

Benefits of specific role

Supporting children with specific needs in the early stages

Friendly collaborative supportive staff

Outstanding school

Ongoing full time contract likely to become a permanent role for the right temporary TA

Competitive pay rates

Employment in September when supply is quiet

Benefits of working for Academics as a SEN TA

Established office in Warrington centre - come in and see us!

Worked with schools in Warrington, Wigan, St Helens and Halton for more than 10 years

Regular training courses and supply teacher and TA forums

Up to date news and information on teaching and education

Career advice and CV writing service

Refer a friend scheme - £100 in Love to Shop vouchers when your friend does 20 days supply

Range of payroll options -PAYE or umbrella - whichever you prefer

As an Academics Teaching Assistant you will need

6 weeks experience in an environment working with children with special educational needs

Details of someone who can provide a reference on request to account for your experience of working with children

A positive can do attitude

Immediately available to commit to long term full time work with vulnerable children

To be able to work 8.30am to 3pm Monday to Friday

Teaching assistant qualifications would be beneficial

To find out more about registering with Academics today

Please call 01925 231 375 and speak to Rachael or Neil

or email

Due to the immediate nature of this role we are unable to consider applications from teaching assistants who do not live within commutable distance of Leigh, Lancashire WN7 5JD. This is temporary full time ongoing supply not a permanent role. Academics Ltd is an employment business.

All teaching assistants are subject to standard safeguarding and employment checks including a face to face interview and DBS check.

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