English Teaching Assistant

Lewisham, London
Date Posted:14 Feb 2019

English Teaching Assistant

Lewisham, London
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Literature, Media or Communications looking for your next role in a Secondary School? We have the role for you!

This is a long-term role in a Secondary School based in Catford starting in two weeks' time and concluding at the end of the academic year at a rate of £75/day.
The successful candidate will join an English department supporting KS3-4 students up to A levels.

We are looking for:
*A candidate with UK Secondary classroom experience
*Can-do attitude and willingness to meet and exceed department goals
*Post-Secondary Degree in English literature, media studies, communications or equivalent specialism
*A candidate who is familiar with up to date safeguarding policies and procedures
*Someone within daily commuting distance from Catford
*A candidate with a DBS on the Update Service or a willingness to participate in a DBS check

The Role:
*Work alongside the classroom teacher to support and augment learning, using your passion for English literature to make material engaging.
*Understand and support students with SEN needs.
*Support in small intervention groups and in 1-to-1 sessions as needed.
*Support SENCO and English department in assessment and planning as needed.
*Facilitating interventions

The school offers outstanding leadership and will support candidates with ambitions to move beyond support roles within education.

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 join us and be successful as an English Teaching Assistant you will need to:
*Have or be willing to apply for an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference check.
*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 English Teaching Assistant position in Catford. For more information about the role, contact Dylan Laidlaw on 0207 845 5450 / dylan.laidlaw@twrecruitment.com
We look forward to hearing from you and helping take you on the next step of your teaching career.
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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