SEN Teaching Assistant (MLD/EBD)Special Educational Needs Teaching Assistants are required at a large specialist academy in South Manchester. This academy is 11-18 aged students who are from the local area. This is to cover until July 2019.Teachers have high expectations and aspirations for students. They also have good subject knowledge and use it to set work which is engaging and challenging. As a result, students enjoy their learning and are keen to do well.As a SEN TA it is vital that you are patient, understanding and compassionate. You will experience a variety of challenges on a daily basis so it is very important you can react and use your initiative. This would be a good role if you have worked with younger children or young adults who have specific additional needs and you now want to work in an educational setting.Candidates must have:Experience with children with similar needsPrevious SEN TA experienceKnowledge of additional needs including ASC, SEBD, SEMH, Dyslexia or DyspraxiaInterest in working with children in inclusionA positive and enthusiastic approachIn return The Education Network will offer you something very simple:oFast and efficient registrationoWork when and where you want itoDaily, long-term or permanent workoOpportunities in SEN and tuitionoGreat rates of payTo express interest, please submit a CV to Manchester@ednetwork.co.uk, and if suitably qualified our consultant will contact you within 24 hours to further discuss the post and school concerned. Please note that no CV will be passed to the school in question for consideration until we have discussed the post with you and obtained your consent to do so.Not for you? Recommend someone and benefit from our Refer A Friend scheme!The Education Network is committed to Safer Recruitment and recruits to Compliance+ standards. Any appointment will be subject to an enhanced DBS check in addition to other safeguarding checks. The Education Network is an equal opportunities employer. The Education Network is acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy.