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SEN Teaching Assistant

Teaching Personnel

£10.77 - 12.50 per hour


Temporary | Full Time



We are looking to appoint an excellent and committed SEN Teaching Assistant to contribute to the teaching and learning. The successful candidates will be self-motivated, confident and be able to work well as part of the Primary team. The post holder will support pupils with additional needs in either Key Stage 1 or 2. A knowledge and experience of working with children with ASD would be beneficial.

The purpose of this role includes:

  • Improve the quality of learning and foster the participation of students in the social and academic processes of the Academy;
  • Seek to enable students to become more independent learners;
  • Help raise the standards of achievement for all students.
  • Work under close supervision of the Class Teacher and SENCo to ensure that all learning activities can be closely monitored. It is expected that all learning activities will be planned by the Class Teacher and delivered with the support of the post holder.

This role requires:

  • NVQ level 3 or equivalent in Early Years and Education
  • Previous experience of working within a childcare setting
  • Experience of working with children with Special Educational Needs
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to form and maintain positive relationships with students, colleagues and parents

Our School is a forward thinking school with an ambition to provide the best possible education for all of our pupils. We are based in an easily accessible location in Haslingden.

If you are interested in the above position please get in touch today by clicking the apply now link and submit your up to date CV and covering letter.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role as well as the Right to Work in the UK. Please see for details.
All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.
Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We undertake safeguarding checks on all workers in accordance with DfE statutory guidance ‘Keeping Children Safe in Education’. We offer all our registered candidates FREE child protection and prevent duty training. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.
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