The Headteacher of an outstanding primary school in Marple Bridge, Stockport, wish to appoint a 1:1 Teaching Assistant on a permanent basis, as soon as possible.
This 1:1 Teaching Assistant role is being recruited for to specifically support the needs of one child who is on the Autism pathway. More information on the pupil's needs will be provided at the next stage of the recruitment process.
The school is located in a beautiful area and is an exciting, stimulating and inclusive place to learn and work. They believe children learn through experiences and so they place a great emphasis on active learning through outdoor education, forest schools and DEAL, (Dramatic Engagement, Active Learning). The school's mission statement is to 'nurture and inspire children and staff to become their best selves; to develop and achieve their full potential, to be confident, happy and adaptable, and to contribute to an inclusive world.'
Working as a 1:1 Teaching Assistant is a highly rewarding role and you will be a major contributor to the life of this young person. The school are seeking someone who -
- has experience working as a Teaching Assistant in a primary school
- has experience supporting those with special educational needs
- is resilient, adaptable to change, and is a strong communicator
- knows how to de-escalate and divert challenging behaviour (Team-Teach training will be provided)
- can commit to a permanent role - this young person needs continuity and to build trust
If this sounds like you, please apply and I will be in touch to discuss your application as soon as possible.
Career Teachers are committed to negotiating a salary package that is fair and paid to scale. Salary will depend on experience.
Important Notice: In order for you to be successful in applying for the above position you should be eligible to work in the UK, or hold a relevant work visa. Safeguarding, quality and integrity are at the heart of what we do. During the application process you are required to attend an interview with the client in person and give details for us to complete reference checks.
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