Cover Supervisor

Blackburn, Lancashire
BBN_192018-147297_1564668006
Date Posted:01 Aug 2019
  1. Cover Supervisor
£60.00 - £80.00 per day + Free 25 accredited CPD courses
  1. Long-term

Cover Supervisor

Blackburn, Lancashire
Cover Supervisor

Tradewind are recruiting!

Are you highly motivated and a driven Teaching Assistant/Cover Supervisor with a passion for sport?

Tradewind Recruitment is currently looking for a dedicated Sports Specialist Teaching Assistant/ Cover Supervisor to join an Ofsted rated 'Good' Secondary SEMH School within Blackburn, starting in September 2019 until December 2020 with the potential of going permanent. The school are looking to recruit a Sports Specialist Teaching Assistant/ Cover Supervisor to work on a full-time, long term basis. You will be providing general support from KS3 - KS4 classes with additionally leading the class, work will be set by the class teacher for you to deliver. The role is to start September 2019, full-time on a long term temporary contract, working 5 days per week to continue for the remainder of the academic year and through January with the potential to go permanent.

They are looking for a Sports Specialist Teaching Assistant/Cover Supervisor ideally Team Teach Trained but not essential. Your job will be supporting and delivering sports mainly but additionally all other subjects across KS3 and KS4 with pupils who have SEMH and Behavioural difficulties. You will be working with pupils on a group basis with maximum 8 in a group enhance their learning and academic development.

Your role will involve supporting and teaching pupils within this 'Good' SEMH Secondary School experience is essential and a patient and determined character is needed.

The ideal candidate will have experience both within delivering and supporting within PE ideally qualified to Level 3 Teaching Assistant. As per Department for Education (DfE) guidelines you will need to be able to provide full identification copies and reference details from the relevant experience you have previously gained in this or a similar setting.

The Secondary School is based in Blackburn close links to the motorway and is easily accessible via public transport.

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.

Essential requirements:
*This OFSTED 'Good' SEMH School looking for an experienced Teaching Assistants/ Cover Supervisor.
*Team Teach Trained
*Have excellent communication and behaviour management techniques
*Be confident in dealing with challenging behaviour
*Level 3 Teaching Assistant or Degree Qualified
*Excellent interpersonal skills based on effective communication
*Passion to ensure every pupil succeeds and reaches their full potential
*Experience with working on a 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 SEN Teaching Assistant/ Support Worker in Blackburn. Or for more information about the role, contact Christina on 01772 977 333 or christina.grindy@twrecruitment.com

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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