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SEN Teaching Assistant

£65 - £85 per day
Empowering Learning Ltd


Empowering Learning are recruiting!

Do you love working in Special Schools?

Does supporting children on a 1-1 basis and helping them achieve motivate you?

Empowering Learning Manchester are currently looking for a caring and nurturing teaching assistant, to join an outstanding and successful school in Bolton, to start ASAP.

This is a full time, long-term role, with the potential of a permanent contract, paying up to £85 a day

The School

We are recruiting for an SEN Teaching Assistant on behalf of a Special School in Bolton, which caters for students from 4 -11 years old. This is an OFSTED, 'Good' school for children with Profound Multiple Learning Difficulties (PMLD) Severe Learning Difficulties (SLD) and Autism. The curriculum and learning environment of each class are carefully created to provide appropriate and exciting learning opportunities for the children.

The staff at the school are caring, experienced and committed to meeting the individual needs of every child and to creating a happy, safe and secure environment.

The school is based in Bolton, with excellent public transport links and ample parking available.

The Role

This Special School is looking for an SEN Teaching Assistant who can provide 1-1 support for a new child to the school. The child has Autism and will involve ensuring that they have access to the curriculum.

You will be required to support the child throughout class, helping with the delivery of phonics, literacy and numeracy.

Successful candidates will have strong behaviour management and a good curriculum knowledge. You must have prior experience of supporting children with special needs and be a committed practitioner who will want to attain the highest standards in teaching and learning throughout the role.

To be successful in this role you must have precious experience of working within an SEN environment, be patient, caring, nurturing and to adapt a hands on approach to all tasks given.

If you are interested in this role then please contact Sarah on 0161 823 0414 or email sarah.watson@empowering-learning.co.uk

Empowering Learning is a teacher training and placement consultancy who specialise in the training and placement of both overseas and UK trained teachers. We have ex Ofsted Inspectors, QTS Specialists and ex Leadership Teachers working in the office to support all our staff throughout their journey. Empowering Learning Ltd is a committed Equal Opportunities Employer and therefore will not discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, ethnicity, disability or sexual orientation. Please note that successful applicants will be asked to apply for an enhanced DBS check via the Disclosure and Barring Service.