Graduate Teaching Assistant - Primary

Trafford, Greater Manchester
JN -062018-151077_1556635088
Date Posted:30 Apr 2019
£60 - £75 per day

Graduate Teaching Assistant - Primary

Trafford, Greater Manchester
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Tradewind Manchester are recruiting! Are you a dedicated and ambitious Teaching Assistant, looking for your next career opportunity within an 'Outstanding' graded Primary school?

Or perhaps you are a graduate looking to gain more school-based experience in order to pursue teacher training in the future?

Tradewind Manchester is currently looking for an energetic and motivated Teaching Assistant, to join a popular and inclusive Primary in Trafford, to start in May 2019. This is a full time, long term role, with the potential of a permanent contract, paying up to £65 a day.

To join us and be successful in this Teaching Assistant role, you will need to:
*Hold a relevant Teaching Assistant qualification or equivalent
*Have experience of working with young children within Key stage 1
*Be subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional references checks
*Provide a CV with at least 10 years employment/education history included and any employment breaks must be explained
*Have the legal right to work in the UK

About the school

We are recruiting for a Teaching Assistant on behalf of popular, friendly and inclusive Primary school where pupils are at the centre of all they plan and do. The school has high expectations for all pupils, with a successful focus on helping pupils to develop into being good citizens on all levels. The recent 'Outstanding' Ofsted inspection remarked on the strength and effectiveness of the teamwork between staff, pupils and parents.

The school is based in Trafford, with convenient public transport links and parking available outside.

Parents remarked on the difference they noticed in their children after they started at this school, most notably that they have seen an increase in their confidence and improvements in behaviour.

About the role

This OFSTED 'Outstanding' Primary School is looking for an experienced Teaching Assistant who has worked with Years 1 or 2, supporting the classroom teacher with a wide range of day to day duties and providing effective group and 1:1 support.

Responsibilities will include helping the class teacher plan lessons and prepare the classroom accordingly; leading small booster sessions for low ability or gifted and talented pupils; assistance with Year 2 SATs preparation; recording and reporting pupils progress and achievements.

The role will require working as part of a team and excellent interpersonal and communication skills are essential.

By registering with Tradewind Manchester, you will benefit from:

*An honest and friendly team with a wealth of educational experience
*Consultants that will listen to what you want and support you wherever necessary
*Top rates of pay through our attraction of the best education talent
*More training and development 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
*A great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn a generous reward
*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
*A straightforward Online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability
*Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants

To be considered for this position, please respond by 10th March in order to be considered. Please call the Manchester office on 0161 674 0138, or email

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, Manchester, Preston, East Anglia, the North East, the South West, Yorkshire, the Midlands, Herts and Bucks.
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