SEN Teaching Assistant

Wigan, Greater Manchester
Date Posted:09 Jun 2021
  1. SEN Teaching Assistant
£65.00 - £75.00 per day + Over 30 Accredited CPD Courses
  1. Long-term

SEN Teaching Assistant

Wigan, Greater Manchester

SEN Teaching Assistant

Are you an experience Level 3 SEN Teaching assistant looking for a new opportunity?

Tradewind Preston are looking for an experienced Level 3 Teaching Assistant to join a friendly team of over 15 Teaching Assistants to work with a mixed SEN School in Wigan providing support for 5-16-year-old. The role is to start as soon as possible, potentially until July 2022. Additionally, they are looking to offer a temporary to permanent contract for the right person. The pay will be from £65-£75, depending on experience.

This large 'Good' SEN School prides themselves on their outstanding facilities such as multi-sensory room, therapy room, outdoor area offering an outdoor classroom and lots more. They have a fantastic team and dedication to supporting their pupils.

They are looking for an experienced Level 3 SEN teaching assistant to support pupils with a range of SEN needs particularly with Autism. The role will include supporting pupils on a 121 as well as small groups. The school is based in Wigan lots of free parking at the school and excellent public transport links.


  • Level 3 qualification (NVQ or equivalent) in Supporting Teaching and Learning
  • Previous experience working with autism.
  • MAPA (training can be provided)
  • This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks.
  • Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and any employment breaks must be explained.
  • You must have the legal right to work in the UK.

The benefits of registering with Tradewind:

  • We attract top education talent and in return offer top rates of pay
  • We care about your training and development more than any other agency - which is why we can offer you more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency, 30 to be exact!
  • Great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn a brilliant bonus!
  • Full interview preparation and assistance - so you're fully prepped and confident, increasing your chances of success
  • Help with lesson planning - our support doesn't stop once we've secured you a placement
  • Online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability
  • Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants

Click 'Apply Now' to be considered for this great position as a Teaching Assistant in Wigan or for more information about the role, contact Chrissie on 01772 977 333 or

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