SEND Teaching Assistant KS2

Stockport, Greater Manchester
Date Posted: 10 Jun 2024
  1. Teaching Assistant
£85 - £88 per day
  1. Permanent

SEND Teaching Assistant KS2

Stockport, Greater Manchester

Position: SEND Teaching Assistant
Location: Key Stage 2
Employment Type: Long-term, Full-time

Are you an experienced SEND Teaching Assistant with a passion for making a difference in the lives of children with complex needs? Tradewind is currently seeking a dedicated and compassionate individual to join our team and support a KS2 student with unique learning requirements.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide tailored support to a KS2 student with complex needs, ensuring their safety, well-being, and engagement in the classroom.
  • Assist in the development and implementation of individualised education plans (IEPs) to meet the student's specific learning goals.
  • Collaborate with teachers, parents, and other professionals to monitor and evaluate the student's progress.
  • Employ a variety of teaching strategies and resources to cater to the student's learning style and abilities.
  • Foster a positive and inclusive learning environment that encourages social interaction and development.
  • Support the student in developing independence and life skills.
  • Assist with personal care and mobility needs, if required.
  • Maintain accurate records of the student's progress and communicate regularly with relevant stakeholders.


  • Previous experience working as a SEND Teaching Assistant, particularly with children who have complex needs.
  • Strong understanding of SEND best practices and strategies for supporting children with diverse learning requirements.
  • Excellent communication and teamwork skills.
  • Patience, empathy, and a genuine passion for supporting children with special educational needs.

If you are committed to making a positive impact in the lives of children with SEND and have the required experience, we would love to hear from you.

To apply, please contact Matt:

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