SEND Teaching Assistant

Location Trafford Park
Discipline: Cover People UK
Job type: Long term ONLY
Salary: ££85 - 95 per day
Contact name: Sophie Turner

Contact email:
Job ref: ST43
Published: about 2 months ago

SEND Teaching Assistant

Cover People are currently recruiting for a full time, SEN Teaching Assistant in an SEN School based in Trafford. The role is to start immediately.

The Role

The candidate must be an experienced Teaching Assistant with an abundance of experience in Special Educational Needs. The role will be to support children with profound learning difficulties as well as behavioral needs which will require the candidate to have good behavior management skills. If you feel that you have vast knowledge and experience with complex physical needs as well as behavior needs such as ADHD, ASD and complex physical needs, get in touch!

The candidate must have:

  • 6 months experience working with children
  • Experience and knowledge of supporting children with SEN and complex needs
  • Excellent behaviour management skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • DBS on update register
  • References for last 2 years work history
  • Up to date CV

From The School

“Welcome to our special school and community college for young people with SLD, PMLD, autism and complex needs. We pride ourselves in being a caring, friendly organisation and believe that every student will have the opportunity to develop and thrive. Our school is a happy, safe and inclusive school and college where students are valued and feel a sense of belonging. It is a place where students’ needs are met with care, empathy and understanding. Our vision is for all our students to gain the social, emotional and academic skills to facilitate optimum independence and happiness, and to reach their full potential as valued members of the community.”

The benefits

  • Excellent pay rates
  • Full-time ongoing role
  • On-going support from both the school and your Consultant
  • Possibility of a Permanent position
  • CPD training

All candidates are subject to standard safeguarding and employment checks including an online interview and DBS checks.

Cover People are acting as an employment business on behalf of the school for this vacancy.

For further information, please call Sophie at Cover People 0161 505 0439.