Behaviour Teaching Assistant

Preston, Lancashire
Date Posted:07 Aug 2019
£60.00 - £80.00 per day + Free 25 accredited CPD courses

Behaviour Teaching Assistant

Preston, Lancashire
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Tradewind are recruiting!

Are you Teaching Assistant looking for a new opportunity in a Secondary Alternative Provision School in Preston?

Tradewind are currently recruiting for an experienced Teaching Assistant to work in highly successful Secondary Alternative Provision based in Preston Ofsted rated 'Good', the school are looking to recruit a Teaching Assistant to work on a full-time, long term basis. You will be providing 1-2-1 support to a pupil who is in KS4, the role is to start in September, full-time on a long term temporary contract, working 5 days per week if you are available before the school are happy to have you in the last week of term to do a handover to start in September with the potential to go permanent.

The Secondary Alternative Provision is Ofsted rated "Good" with 95 pupils, the school caters for KS3 - KS4 pupils with a wide range or specific needs such as Social Emotional and Mental Health and challenging behaviour. The School is easily accessible by public transport with a bus stop 5-minute walk away and free onsite parking with close links to the motorway.

They are looking for a Teaching Assistant who has previous experience working on a 1-2-1 and group basis. You will be working with a pupil in KS4 on a 1-2-1 basis, training will be provided to any successful candidate.

After visiting the school, I was really impressed with the state of the art facilities. This school also encourages a healthy and active approach to every day school life. The school has a welcoming team of staff and a strong and well-structured SLT.

This school offers an inspirational environment where creative learning is encouraged, and an innovative attitude is a must.

Essential requirements:
*This OFSTED 'Good' Secondary Alternative Provision School looking for an experienced Teaching Assistant
*Have excellent communication and behaviour management techniques
*Be confident in dealing with challenging behaviour
*Excellent interpersonal skills based on effective communication
*Passion to ensure every pupil succeeds and reaches their full potential
*Experience with working on a 1-2-1 and group basis
*An awareness of their own strengths and areas for development and a willingness to listen to, reflect constructively and ac upon, as appropriate, feedback from others
*Be able to confidently work as part of the team and independently

The benefits of registering with Tradewind:
*We attract top education talent and in return offer top rates of pay
*We care about your training and development more than any other agency - which is why we can offer you more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency, 30 to be exact!
*Great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn a brilliant bonus!
*Full interview preparation and assistance - so you're fully prepped and confident, increasing your chances of success
*Help with lesson planning - our support doesn't stop once we've secured you a placement
*Online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability
*Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants

Click 'Apply Now' to be considered for this great position as a Teaching Assistant in Preston. Or for more information about the role, contact Christina on 01772 977 333 or

Tradewind Recruitment is a Sunday Times Top 100 employer - stopping at nothing to ensure our candidates, clients and employees come first. At Tradewind you will have access to 25 fully certified CPD courses, that's 18 more than our next nearest competitor, all focused on making you the best you can be. We have the very best people available to take your call and look after you every step of the way. We pride ourselves on exceptional service and take the time to really get to know you. Put simply; we listen, we learn, we deliver. Why? Because our people matter most. Awarded REC Audited Education gold standard - Tradewind Recruitment are committed to Safeguarding and are also a proud Equal Opportunities Employer.

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