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Special Needs Teaching Assistant

Manchester, Greater Manchester
£13000 - £23000 per annum
Education and Training
Full Time

Career Teachers are supporting the Executive Headteacher of a large education and care provision who cater for children and young people from 5 to 25 years of age who have profound and complex additional needs and learning difficulties. They wish to appoint a number of Teaching Assistants to join their team from September 2024 on a permanent basis.

They have grown substantially over the last few years and, as more pupils are enrolled, more staff are required in order to continue providing the best care and education for each individual.

To be considered for an opportunity with this outstanding provision, you will have gained some experience working, volunteering, caring or living with a child or young person who has profound and/or complex additional needs. Some individuals use alternative communication methods such as PECS, Makaton and BSL so it would be beneficial if you had experience of using these, however it is not essential.

Qualifications are not essential for this role, however this provision have had some great success stories from people with Psychology, Health and Social Care and Childcare qualifications.

If you are interested in making a real difference to the lives of children and young people, this could be the perfect opportunity for you! Please apply today and we will be in touch as soon as possible to discuss your application.


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.
We are committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people within education. We have a policy, as a matter of courtesy, to respond to all applications within three working days. However, because of the volume of applications, we are sometimes unable to reply to individual enquiries. If we have not contacted you within this specified time your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion, we encourage you to please apply for any other position that you may see in the future. Thank you. Career Teachers is a Recruitment Business and is advertising this vacancy on behalf of one of its Clients.

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