SEND Teaching Assistant - Trafford

Trafford, Greater Manchester
Date Posted:06 Jan 2021
  1. SEN Teaching Assistant
£65 - £75 per day
  1. Long-term

SEND Teaching Assistant - Trafford

Trafford, Greater Manchester

Tradewind are recruiting for a Primary Special Needs (SEND) Teaching Assistant to start ASAP on a full time and long term basis at a special school in Trafford.

Do you have prior experience as a Teaching Assistant?

Have you supported young people with Autism before?

This is an Ofsted rated OUTSTANDING primary special school that caters for children aged 2-11 with a wide range of needs however Autism is the most predominant. They have a strong vision of what they want to acheive for their pupils and all staff and management pull together to make this vision a reality. Parents are extremely positive about the school, the atmosphere, the environment and the staff.

The school caters for young people at EYFS, KS1 and KS2. The children all have an EHCP for Special Needs. The majority of pupils are diagnosed with autism and/or Speech & Language Commuincation Difficulties. Pupils have a wide range of needs as they are at different points of the autistic specturm from high functioning to low functioning. Some of the pupils also have Complex Needs which includes physical needs.

The right person will have prior experience and knowledge of SEND, will be empathetic, patient, adaptable and resilient to changing and challenging situations.

If this sounds like a role for you read on and get in touch using the contact info below!

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