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SEN Teaching Assistant

Job Reference: AW-SENTA271119

Job Start Date: 9 December 2020
Position Type: Contract

Sector: Keystage 2 (age 7-11)
Role: Learning Support Assistant, TA / HLTA / LSA
Subject: Key Stage 2
Location: Greater Manchester, Manchester, Rochdale


About the job

SEN Teaching Assistant

Are you an ambitious and creative SEN Teaching Assistant looking for your next challenge within an ‘Outstanding’ primary school in Middleton?

Are you an experienced Support worker looking to make the switch to education?

This is an excellent opportunity for a Psychology Graduate with SEN experience looking to pursue a career within education!

Would you like to join a supportive staff team to assist build on your current skills and experience?

About the role:

One to one support for a Lower Key Stage 2 child with Autism.

Use of PECs, visual timetables and now/next boards

Providing tailored support during lesson time

The school is based in Middleton, within the heart of the community, and is accessible by good transport links and has free parking available.

* Location –  Middleton
* Position – Teaching Assistant
* Start date – ASAP
* Duration / Likely Duration – Full academic year
* End date (if applicable) – July 2020
* Full time/part time – Full time
* The minimum rate of pay – Minimum rate of £70 per day
* Hours – 8:30 – 15:30

– Previous experience of working with Autism
– Experience using PECs is highly desirable

– Team Teach Qualification would be highly desirable
– Up to date Safeguarding training issued in the last year (desirable however not essential as Safeguarding training is provided)


– Hold Right to Work in the UK
– Hold an enhanced child barred list DBS certificate registered with the online update service or be willing to process a new application
– Provide two professional references

If this role appeals to you, click ‘apply now.’


For more information about the role or how Prospero Teaching can help you secure your next role, please contact Alex in the Manchester branch:

0161 393 6725

Unfortunately, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.


Prospero Teaching is able to offer the successful candidate:

Free, accredited continued professional development courses including safeguarding and behaviour management – Here’s a link to our free accredited online CPD courses

In-house Training and Development Team

Have a look at our free accredited online safeguarding course

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