Teaching Assistant

Greater Manchester, SK6 Robyn Doolan
All/Full Time £17.00 - £22.00

Posted 1 month ago

Calling all outstanding Teaching Assistants

Role: Teaching Assistant

Location: Stockport

Full Time/Temporary to Permanent

Salary: £90 per day

Do you have experience working with children inside or outside of schools? Are you a nurturing individual who can provide vulnerable children with the support and guidance they need? Are you interested in Special needs but haven’t had the opportunity to work within the sector? If you are looking for an opportunity to make a huge difference in children’s lives, look no further.

Simply Education work in partnership with multiple SEMH Provisions in Stockport. We are looking for Teaching Assistants (Trained & Un-Trained) for long term vacancies on a temporary to permanent basis. We are looking for teaching assistants that are passionate and determined to make a difference in our young people’s lives. If this sounds like something you’re interested in, why not get in touch for a discussion about your career?

You may be required to work on a 1:1 basis, or within a small class of around 5 or 6 students with a variety of additional needs including ADHD or Autism. We can provide full FREE 2 day teaching assistant courses and also offer training tools & SEND Specific CPD sessions to ensure you have all the tools to be successful in your new role.

We are looking for Teaching Assistants who:

• Hold recent experience working with children, inside or outside of a classroom environment (SEND experience also beneficial additional experience, but not essential).

• Promote being a positive role model for our students

• Can quickly build rapport with colleagues and students.

• Can close the gap in performance of all pupils with special educational needs or disabilities.

Simply Education’s specialist consultants will be on hand throughout the recruitment process to provide guidance and information about any roles we have available. We started our journey in January 2006 with the aim to provide teaching staff with local supply work and permanent roles. Over the years we have built strong working relationships with our schools, and we pride ourselves on placing enthusiastic candidates in their ideal teaching roles.

The key benefits of working with Simply Education are:

• Your own dedicated SEND Consultant who has experience working with children with additional needs and residential care settings

• Access to our unique Educational Development Managers who provide free CPD training.

• Daily access to your dedicated consultant via phone and email.

• Minimal administration (no timesheets).

• Email and SMS verification of bookings.

• Online diary of bookings and availability

Additionally, there are some key advantages of working in SEND provisions including:

• Shorter working hours which will help you to establish a better work life balance.

• Smaller class sizes where you can really get to know your students

• Flexibility within the curriculum meaning you can be creative with your approach.

• Satisfaction in supporting and seeing students reach their full potential.

Your consultant will be in touch with you to arrange the next steps in the recruitment process to become a Learning Mentor. All successful applicants will be required to attend an interview, undergo relevant safeguarding checks, complete an application form with a full 10 year history, 2 years referencing taken up and will be required to have an enhanced DBS check completed. All offers are conditional pending the completion of all relevant checks.

If this job is not quite right for you but you are looking for a new job in education in Stockport, please contact our Manchester office for a discussion on your career and different opportunities that are available. We will be happy to offer our support, advice, and guidance.

REF: RHD-DAY-1703

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