SEN Teaching Assistant
Prospero Teaching
Greater Manchester, Tameside, UK
5d ago

About the job

SEN Teaching Assistant

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 successful Teaching Assistant will be working with groups of children within Key Stage 1 in the morning and in a nurture class in the afternoon.

  • 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 lash out at other children.
  • Be able to set clear boundaries but build positive relationships with pupils
  • Team teach qualification is highly desirable
  • Graduates of psychology / Sport are encouraged to apply
  • 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 essential.

    If you meet the above criteria and are interested in working as a teaching assistant then please email your CV to or call the Manchester office on 0161 393 6725

    Prospero Teaching is acting as an employment business / education recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy. The successful candidate will be required to register with Prospero Teaching in order to fill this vacancy.

    Prospero Teaching is able to offer the successful candidate :

    Free, accredited continued professional development courses including safeguarding and behaviour management Here’s a link to our free accredited online CPD courses

    In-house Training and Development Team

    Have a look at our free accredited online safeguarding course

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