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SEN Teaching Assistant Expiring soon

Teaching Personnel

£1,400 - 1,450 per month

Trafford Park

Temporary | Full Time



Our client secondary school is looking to recruit a SEN Teaching Assistant to start with them following the October half term to cover an upcoming maternity leave. This small secondary school located in the heart of Trafford is a highly supportive school and given it’s small nature, has a family run feel to it.

The role of the SEN Teaching Assistant will be to support students in mainstream classes who have a variety of special educational needs including Autism, ADHD and general behavioural support. Building a relationship with the students at this school Is of paramount importance for the successfully appointed SEN Teaching Assistant. There will also be the opportunity to work with specifically identified students in small groups and on a one-to-one basis depending upon the candidate’s particular strengths and experience. If you have certain skills in supporting young people with special educational needs then please highlight this on your application.

Highlights of the SEN Teaching Assistant position:

  • Pay will be dependent upon previous experience and skill set; earn up to £1450 per month
  • Support with a small secondary school in the heart of Trafford
  • Full time SEN Teaching Assistant position, 5 days per week (term time only)
  • Start on Monday 1st November 2021
  • Opportunity to cover a maternity leave following the October half term until the end of the academic  year
  • Support students with a variety of SEN: Autism Spectrum Condition, ADHD, Dyslexia for example

This school is located in the heart of Trafford making it very easy to access via public transport. The school is a short walk from the local train station as well as being serviced by the metrolink tram line regularly. The school has a small on site car park and being set in a residential area, has plenty of on/off road parking available.

The school has a small inclusion unit within the school headed up by the school SENCO who the successfully appointed SEN Teaching Assistant will report to. There are a number of other TAs working at the school with the chance to collaborate and work closely within the team. Any experience of supporting young people with SEN is highly desirable.

If you are a SEN Teaching Assistant or an individual with experience of supporting students/young people with special educational needs then please apply now using the link before ensuring you attach your latest, most relevant CV.

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

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