Early Years Teaching Assistant

Bath, Somerset
JN -012019-191468_1549350963
Date Posted:05 Feb 2019
£60 - £65 per day

Early Years Teaching Assistant

Bath, Somerset
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EY TA required for an exciting opportunity in Bath

We are seeking to appoint an experienced, dedicated & enthusiastic early years' practitioner to take to a Nursery Key Worker role in a Primary School in Bath. You will be working as part of the Foundation Phase team providing care and learning support 3 - 5 year olds. The role is a full-time, permanent position and the school are looking to appoint someone ASAP.

The role is in a happy, exciting and busy community school catering of over 300 children from the ages 2 to 11. You will be a joining a committed and friendly team who are making a positive contribution to the lives of their pupils.

As a Senior Early Years Practitioner you will: provide childcare for Nursery and Reception children; employ a good knowledge and understanding of the Early Years' Framework and be passionate and about providing exciting learning opportunities through planned playful experiences; be responsible for planning and supporting learning sessions, implementing agreed behaviour strategies and completing ongoing observations and assessments, including recording evidence in the Learning Diaries.

The right person will;

-Be an Early Years specialist with recent experience of working with children aged 0-5 years and a level 2 or 3 qualification in childcare and education (or equivalent)
-Have experience working with pupils with Special Educational Needs (SEN)
-Be someone who can work both independently and as part of a close knit team of Nursery nurses and assistants

This exciting role will involve working as part of a close team. You will have a close relationship with the parents and be part of a wider community where every individual is valued.

The school is accessible by car or by public transport - there is plenty of off street parking.

By registering with Tradewind, we can offer you:

*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, 25 to be exact! That's 18 more than our next nearest competitor
*Great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn up to *£100
*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

To apply for this role you MUST have;

-Level 2 or 3 Childcare qualification or equivalent
-Recent experience of working within EYFS
-10 Year work history where possible and be able to explain any employment breaks

This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks.

If you are a dedicated and qualified Nursery Nurse or Nursery Assistant who is looking for a full-time role, please apply today or call Tom on 0117 301 7578 for more information.

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.

We specialise in matching Teachers and Support Staff to their dream job, and help Primary, Secondary and SEN schools recruit for a wide range of roles across our 11 offices in the UK, including: London, the West Midlands, the North West, East Anglia, the North East, the South West, Yorkshire, the Midlands, Herts and Bucks.

Awarded REC Audited Education gold standard - Tradewind Recruitment are committed to Safeguarding and are also a proud Equal Opportunities Employer.

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