SEN Teaching Assistant Wigan

NQT Education Sector:
Education Sector:
Primary Jobs
Education Role:
Primary Mainstream SEN Jobs
North West
St. Helens
Internal Vacancy?:
Special Needs - SEN
Employment Type:
Full Time
Contract Type:
Long Term Supply
£300 to £500 per week
Salary Description:
£300 - £500 per week
Job Ref:

We are looking for a Teaching Assistant in Wigan with experience in an SEN setting or with children aged 4-11 with additional needs.

The candidate will have experience from the last 2 years of any of the following:

* Supporting children with moderate learning difficulties
* Supporting children with social, emotional and behavioural difficulties
* Supporting children with Autism or Asperger’s
* Supporting children with physical disabilities

Benefits of Teaching Assistant work with Academics

* Rewarding work to enhance the lives of young people
* Clear behaviour management policies
* Friendly supportive staff
* Flexible work available
* Competitive pay rates
* Free access to resources
* Advice and guidance on changes to education

As an Academics Teaching Assistant you will need

* Minimum 6 weeks experience working in an SEN setting or with children aged 4-11 with additional needs
* Details of someone who can provide a written reference on request to account for your experience of working with children
* A positive can do attitude
* Currently living in or near Wigan and able to get to primary schools in Wigan

We welcome applications from people with experience of

* Worked as a Teaching assistant in Primary, Secondary or SEN schools
* Youth work/ Youth clubs
* Working in Sunday schools, mosques or synagogue schools
* After school club
* Scouts/Guides/Brownies /Cubs/Rainbows
* Outdoor activities instructor / Duke of Edinburgh/ orienteering with young people

To find out more about registering with Academics today

Please call 01925 231 375 and speak to Neil

or email

All teaching assistants are subject to standard safeguarding and employment checks including a face to face interview and DBS check. Academics Ltd is an employment business.

To manage applications we will only contact applicants whose CV shows their current address as being in Warrington, St Helens, Wigan , Leigh or Halton. CVs with no details about current location will be rejected.

Contact Details:
Tel: 01925 231375
Contact: Neil Hetherington

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