Outstanding secondary school in Chorley seeking a Teaching Assistant to start in Sept on a part time basis.
Your new company
This secondary school is based in the Chorley area and has an excellent reputation locally, with their outstanding OFSTED rating and oversubscribed Year 7 year after year. Due to a higher proportion of SEND pupils across both KS3 and KS4 for next academic year, the SENDCO has approached Hays seeking a Teaching Assistant to start on a part time basis working 3.5 days a week.
Your new role
Reporting into the SENCO, you will be responsible for providing support to pupils across Years 7-11, mainly in small groups. This role will be for 3.5 days a week, with a Monday and Thursday being essential, with flexibility around the other days you work. Responsibilities will include supporting pupils in both groups and 1:1, working closely with class teachers around pupil development and ability and also potentially liaising with parents. The pupils you work with will be both SEND and SEMH, therefore there could also be behavioural difficulties. The role is initially running until October Half Term, however there is the potential that this could extend further for the right candidate.
What you’ll need to succeed
In order to be successful in securing this position, you must possess Teaching Assistant experience having ideally worked in secondary education with SEND pupils. You must be available to start in September and also continue through until the October Half Term.
What you’ll get in return
In return, you will be paid a competitive daily rate and will be joining an outstanding school where you will work with an experienced teams. You will also have a dedicated Hays Consultant who will support you and you will join our Hays Refer a Friend Scheme where you could be entitled to receiving \u00A3250 in high street vouchers.
What you need to do now
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