Intervention Teaching Assistant

Wigan, Greater Manchester
Date Posted:09 Oct 2020
  1. SEN Teaching Assistant
£65.00 - £75.00 per day + Over 35+ Free Accredited CPD Courses
  1. Long-term

Intervention Teaching Assistant

Wigan, Greater Manchester
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Intervention SEN Teaching Assistants

Tradewind are working with a number of schools in the Wigan area seeking Teaching Assistants level 2 or above to work with groups of KS2 students within their intervention unit, starting as soon as possible working full time.

Many of the students have the diagnosis of ASD or ADHD so prior experience of supporting children with these needs is required either within mainstream or SEN settings. A calm and consistent approach is required for this role. The role will involve helping to integrate students back into school after the lockdown period and to help bridge the attainment gap which has opened up over lockdown by undertaking one to one or small group interventions in English and Maths across years 5 and year 6.

For these roles within Wigan, teaching assistants must be confident adapting plans on a 1:1 basis, marking and ensuring additional resources for future challenges are available. You will be working alongside an experienced teach to support children across KS2 this is role is available due to additional funding within school and will be continuing on an ongoing basis.

This Wigan school has a Covid safe risk assessment in place and all staff will be fully briefed. The school has a large secure car park for staff and has excellent links with public transport making it easily accessible for.

At Tradewind Recruitment we offer;
*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 great referral bonus*
*Full interview preparation and assistance - so you're fully prepped and confident, increasing your chances of success
*Full training is provided by the client
*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 in this Intervention SEN Teaching Assistants role you will need to:
*Have a calm and consistent approach
*Have previous experience of working with children with ADHD and ASD.
*This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearance (if applicable and professional reference checks and you must be happy to make the initial payment for the check which can be claimed back once you have worked 20 days for Tradewind.
*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 an Intervention SEN Teaching Assistants in Wigan or for more information about the role, contact Chrissie on 01772 977 333 or

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.
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