Careers

Career progression is highly valued by The Dunham Trust and we help to provide a successful platform for staff networking, professional development and collaboration across all of our schools.

Current Vacancies

Teaching Assistant (SEN)

We are looking to appoint a permanent TA 2 SEN to work within the school and support the the children in our upper KS2 Small Specialist Classes.  

The successful candidate will:

  • Provide teaching assistant support in Upper Key Stage 2 Small Specialist Class
  • Work with the teacher in lesson planning, evaluating and adjusting lessons/work plans as appropriate.
  • Support SEND pupils individually or in groups to facilitate the best learning possible
  • Have the ability to monitor and evaluate pupils’ responses to learning activities through observation and planned recording of achievement against pre-determined learning objectives.
  • Have the ability to keep and update records as agreed with the teacher and contribute to reviews of systems/records as requested.
  • Be able to assist with the development and implementation of IEP/EHCPs.

Informal enquiries to be directed to the Head of School.

Closing date for application: Friday 12th October at 12noon
Interviews: TBC

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Teacher training

The Dunham Trust, through the Teaching School Alliance, offers a ‘School Direct’ route into teaching. To find out about how to start your career in the teaching profession – a wide range of information is available on the Teaching School Website.

Alternatively, for more information or an informal discussion, you can contact teachingschool@elmridge.trafford.sch.uk or  0161 980 4941.