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SEN 1:1 Teaching Assistant Preparatory Department (Temporary)

Manchester High School For GirlsManchester

We are seeking to appoint a temporary Part-time SEN Teaching Assistant in the Preparatory Department at this highly successful independent school. We offer a competitive salary and benefits. The position is to start as soon as possible. 

Manchester High School for Girls is one of the leading independent girls' day schools in the country. It is a selective, academic school and last summer's public examination results at both Advanced and GCSE level were excellent, placing the School amongst the top schools nationally.

The Preparatory Department has an excellent academic record and enjoys a well-deserved reputation as a caring school in which each girl is valued as an individual. The girls are educated to the highest standard by experienced, caring and committed staff; the department provides a broad, academic yet forward-looking curriculum, as well as exciting opportunities for extra-curricular activities.

We are looking for an experienced  1:1 SEND specialist to work as a teaching assistant alongside a Lower KS2 class teacher and Learning Support Coordinator to assist with the provision of a supportive, caring and safe learning environment for pupils in the Preparatory Department

Closing date: 9:00am on Tuesday 21st September 2021

Interviews: Week commencing Monday 27th September 2021

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be subject to child protection checks appropriate to the role including an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check. The School’s Child Protection and Safeguarding Policy can be found on the School website:

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Candidates should apply by submitting a fully completed application form and supporting letter addressed to the Head Mistress to

For any further information, please see the School website or email

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