Teaching Assistant

Recruiter
Teaching Personnel
Location
Manchester
Salary
Up to £10,000
Posted
16 Jan 2021
Closes
21 Jan 2021
Ref
1931424701
Category
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
We are currently working alongside a SEMH school in Cheadle, to recruit a Teaching Assistant to work with children and young people with Social Emotional and Mental Health needs and associated challenging behaviour and other learning difficulties,

As a result of this you would be supporting the teacher in classes of no more than 10 pupils. Your role will mainly involve supporting the pupils with their new routines and classes, helping them to adapt to school both academically and socially. You will be working with children and young people who are not able attend mainstream education for multiple reasons, such as Anxiety, Exclusion, Physical and mental health issues, disabilities and learning difficulties.

The successful Teaching Assistant would have:

• Some experience working with children and young people who display challenging behaviour

• Experience of de-escalation training would be advantageous

• The school would also consider candidates from youth work backgrounds, or similar roles

This role demands motivation, passion, patience, and the ability to emotionally support children who are from vulnerable backgrounds and situations.

To be successful in your application, you must be able to provide evidence of this as skills and experience.

This really is an opportunity to make a difference in the community.

If you feel you can meet this role and be of service, please do not hesitate to get in touch.

Teaching Personnel have 24 years’ experience placing staff at over 5000 schools every academic year. We can provide a tried and tested service in addition to various forms of training and an online diary to help you manage and organise your workload.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available later.

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We offer all our registered candidates FREE child protection and prevent duty training. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see faqs for details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We offer all our registered candidates FREE child protection and prevent duty training. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

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