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Ashbury Meadow Primary School SEND Teaching Assistant

This position is Temporary, Part Time, Term Time Only.

  • Location: Manchester
  • Salary: Grade 2 £16,626 to £17,007 pa pro rata
  • Contract: Part Time Temp/Fixed Term
  • Applications Close: 01 February 2019
  • Start Date: As Soon As Possible

Job details

We are looking to appoint a Teaching Assistant to work alongside class teachers in EYFS to support the individual needs of a child with learning difficulties. Candidates would need to show knowledge and understanding of learning difficulties, especially autism, and the learning methodologies associated with best practice.

The Governors and Headteacher of Ashbury Meadow Primary School are looking to appoint a motivated, dedicated and experienced SEND teaching assistant to work in our outstanding school.

The candidate must have experience of working with autistic pupils with significant communication needs and preferably have experience of working with pupils in EYFS, either within a specialist or mainstream provision. Evidence of relevant professional development would also be beneficial

Ashbury Meadow Primary School is a vibrant, multicultural school with a SureStart children's centre attached. It is an outstanding school, with two form entry from nursery to year 6. At present we have a hard working, highly motivated staff; who are totally dedicated to the children at our school.

Safeguarding information

We are fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, younger learners and vulnerable adults and we expect all staff and volunteers to share the same commitment. The above post will be subject to enhanced DBS checks, satisfactory references and will be exempt from the provisions of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.

How to apply - information for applicants

If you are interested in this vacancy please email your completed application form to: admin2@ashburymeadow.manchester.sch.uk or post to: Ashbury Meadow Primary School, Rylance Street, Beswick, Manchester, M11 3NA.

We welcome any applicants who would like to look round the school by appointment only. 

This post is also subject to satisfactory references, proof of right to work in the UK in accordance with the Asylum and Immigration Act 1996 and other pre-employment checks where applicable. 

We are an Equal Opportunities Employer and we positively welcome applications from all candidates regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex and sexual orientation. 

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Closing Date: 01 February 2019

Interviews: 07/02/2019

Please quote vacancy reference - MCC352/2010-34S