English Teaching Assistant

Brent, London
Date Posted:17 May 2019
£70 - £80 per day

English Teaching Assistant

Brent, London
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Are you considering a career teaching? Is English a passion of yours that you would like to share? Would gaining some class-based experience in a busy, thriving secondary school help you decide if a career in teaching was the right choice for you?

Tradewind Recruitment are currently working with an OFSTED 'Outstanding' all through School in the London borough of Brent, who are seeking hardworking and ambitious English graduates, wanting to commence their careers in education this September. This is a full time, long term Teaching Assistant position of one academic year.

Since opening in 2008, the school has grown to 1400 students, and has established a national reputation for excellence in teaching and learning, developing an approach which focuses consistently on enabling young people to be effective learners. The students like and respect each other and their teachers and work together in a productive and trusting atmosphere to reach their full potential. This school believes that their students are given unparalleled opportunities to learn, to encounter positive life experiences and to excel in every aspect.

The successful applicant will:
*Be a positive, encouraging and motivating individual with a passion for education
*Be able to build positive relationships with students based on mutual trust and respect, in order to improve student attainment, and personal progression
*Hold a minimum 2:1 degree in English
*Have the drive and aspiration to complete their teacher training after their Teaching Assistant experience

As a Teaching Assistant, you will be working with a range of students from Year 7 to Year 13, focusing on raising their attainment in English and literacy. You may work in small groups, running literacy interventions and booster classes for lower set students, or work individually with students who have additional learning needs such as ASD, ADHD, dyslexia or Global Delay who require a differentiated lesson, or who work with modified resources. You will need to be flexible and able to adapt to any situation and communicate effectively with the class teacher and SEN departments to ensure that all needs of the students are met and exceeded, to give everyone an equal opportunity to reach their full potential.

This school is easily accessible from any direction in London, close to both Northern Line London Underground Stations and local buses.

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 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

To be successful in the Teaching Assistant role you will need to:
*Hold a minimum 2:1 degree in any specialism
*This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks
*Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and any employment breaks must be explained
*You must have the legal right to work in the UK

Click 'Apply now' to be considered for this great position as a Teaching Assistant in Brent, Greater London. Or for more information about the role, contact Caitlin Cranwell on 0207 845 5450 option 2 / Caitlin.Cranwell@twrecruitment.com

We look forward to hearing from you and helping take you on the next step of your education career.

The footer - 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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