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Vacancies at Firwood Manor


SEN Teaching Assistant

Firwood Manor Prep School is looking for an experienced and enthusiastic SEN Teaching Assistant to start immediatley on a temporary ongoing basis. 

The ideal applicant would have recent experience working with children in an Primary School setting. You will ideally have a formal Teaching Assistant qualification and have either paid or voluntary work experience as a TA.You will also have very strong behaviour management and be able to hold the attention of children by providing engaging and interactive sessions. You must have effective communication skills and the ability to build good relationships with pupils, parents and staff and the ability to use own initiative and be flexible.

You will be working under the direction of the class teacher, but you will be responsible for working on a one-to-one basis sometimes outside of the main classroom, so you must be confident to do this.

Pay will be dependent on experience and discussed at interview stage.

Please contact Mrs N.Burgess for further details. For an application form please email

Firwood Manor Preparatory School is committed to safer recruitment practice and pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed. This post is subject to enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly Criminal Records Bureau) enhanced disclosure. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect staff to share this commitment.